Censorship and why many people won’t ever trust cloud services

When you tear out a man's tongue, you are not proving him a liar, you're only telling the world that you fear what he might say.George R.R. Martin, A Clash of Kings Adam was but human—this explains it all. He did not want the apple for the apple's sake, he wanted it only because it was … Continue reading Censorship and why many people won’t ever trust cloud services

Building a Homeschooling Science Curriculum

For classical homeschoolers, locating high-quality education materials in languages, history, and literature is easy. I have agonized over what history series to use for an academic year because there are so many excellent alternatives and I passionately want them all. But for mathematics and science... not so much. I think there are several reasons for … Continue reading Building a Homeschooling Science Curriculum

Modeling Being a Lifelong Learner for Your Children

In chatting with other parents, I often feel like we are the only household on Earth for whom "screen time" is not a major source of conflict. This is incredibly ironic, too, because we work in the tech industry. "No, we do not arbitrarily restrict our daughter's access to devices," I explain. My interlocutors clutch … Continue reading Modeling Being a Lifelong Learner for Your Children