Stephen Downes

Knowledge, Learning, Community
It is pretty ridiculous to require a background check of an online information provider, and that's why this article suggests that the New York City education department's ban on e-tutors from India for failure to provide such background checks will fail in the face of market forces. "To try and stop this movement is a futile exercise.... American babus would be foolish to try and buck this trend by turning protectionist."

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Last Updated: Jun 21, 2021 9:34 p.m.