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Project Blue aims to snap the first picture of an exoplanet in Alpha Centauri -

from WriteShop

Why self-editing is hard for kids and how to make it easier

from Conrad Wolfram

Anchoring Computational Thinking in today’s curriculum

There is a lot of talk of "Computational Thinking" as a new imperative of education, so I wanted to address a few questions that keep coming up about it. What is it? Is it important? How does it relate to today's school subjects? Is Computer-Based Maths (CBM) a Computational Thinking curriculum? Firstly, I've got to say, I really like the term. To my mind, the overriding purpose of education is "to enrich life" (yours, your society's, not just in "riches" but in meaning) and…

from Homegrown Friends

10 Children's Books that Teach Acceptance and Empathy

List of Children's Books that Focus on Empathy and Acceptance. Great list from Homegrown Friends!

from the Guardian

The Koch brothers' campaign to kill social security

Documents and interviews unearthed in recent months by Brave New Foundation researchers illustrate a $28.4m Koch business that has manufactured 297 commentaries, 200 reports, 56 studies and six books distorting social security's effectiveness and purpose. Together, the publications reveal a vast cottage industry comprised of Koch brothers' spokespeople, front groups, thinktanks, academics and elected officials, which has built a self-sustaining echo chamber to transform fringe ideas into…