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Mar 28, 2012

NO JOHN WAYNE: Keith Devlin, who for the record is pro-Khan, is nonetheless a little razzled at the CBS 60 Minutes' "superficial" portrayal of Khan Academy that plays to "the great American lone stranger myth" prevalent throughout the Silicon Valley. What disturbed him most? The program's lingering assumption that most math teachers had no idea what they were doing and thus needed "saving."

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thought leadership no john wayne

Mar 28, 2012

NO JOHN WAYNE: Keith Devlin, who for the record is pro-Khan, is nonetheless a little razzled at the CBS 60 Minutes' "superficial" portrayal of Khan Academy that plays to "the great American lone stranger myth" prevalent throughout the Silicon Valley. What disturbed him most? The program's lingering assumption that most math teachers had no idea what they were doing and thus needed "saving."

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