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Is technology evil?

Technology is as good or evil as those who create it and use it.

That was the thorny consensus of a panel on the question of ethics in the digital world at a HubWeek event Wednesday in the Seaport District.More

Source: harvard.edu
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Entering high school can be an exciting experience, but for some teenagers it can also be scary, intimidating and confusing.
According to one study, approximately half of all high school students feel a great deal of stress on a daily basis. As author and film producer Vicki Abeles writes, there’s a “nationwide epidemic of school-related stress.”More

Photograph: Kat Jayne

We live in a world where test results and scores matter … a lot.
Even though most of us acknowledge the limits of testing and challenge using it exclusively for grading, it’s still a practice that is ingrained in our education system. Schools are ranked based on their test scores, often putting communities in stiff competition with one another and further widening the achievement gap.More

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