Talking education with Jennifer Davis Carey

“Public schools mean that they are our schools, so we have to support them and take responsibility. We can’t, as a community, say, ‘Do your work and call us later.’ It has to be a meaningful partnership.”

Markey, Senate Dems move to set new net neutrality vote

The Massachusetts legislator announced that all 49 Senate Democrats have pledged to support his resolution of disapproval and said he will file his resolution once the FCC’s new rule is officially posted in the federal register, then force a vote on reversing the rule within 60 legislative days.

Blockchain, not Bitcoin, is the future of cryptocurrency

Until recently, Bitcoin controlled 85 percent of the total cryptocurrency market value, or market cap. The other 15 percent was split between more than 680 competitors. But as Bitcoin’s price began to take off, competitors like Ethereum and Ripple XRP grew faster.

Sina-cism: Resolve to ignore the net neutrality debate

“I don’t work in telecommunications. I don’t really know or care about things like ISPs, LANs and VPNs. Most importantly, I am not under 35 years old, and do not spend my every waking hour worrying over the fate of the internet. For these reasons, I am perfectly qualified to explain why the debate over net neutrality is nonsense.”

STEM education vital to fill millions of job openings by 2024

STEM employment growth is double that of other jobs, and 93 out of 100 STEM careers had wages above the national average. IT expert Monica Eaton-Cardone calls for expanded STEM education to improve career opportunities for women.