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“.. There was a big controversy that kids weren’t going to learn arithmetic when calculators were invented.
And in fact, they don’t. We have outsourced some of our ability to technology.
It frees up our energy to be able to do other creative things….
It has expanded our minds.
We have a 19th century model of education. We should teach our kids how to solve problems...”
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