Magnus on Mon, 7 Jul 2003 10:59:05 -0400

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Re: [PLUG] Tech jobs and politics, and IT diploma mills

On Monday, July 7, 2003, at 10:51 AM, Stephen Gran wrote:

The kids you're teaching (who I'm quite sure are idiots for the
most part, just like every college everywhere) are expecting 'life to be
fair' or some variation, but when businesses don't have to be fair, they

FWIW, there are some real idiot teachers out there as well, and idiot administrations. My kid brother goes to Pennsylvania Institute of Technology which apparently is a pit (PIT?) that young people sink a couple of years into and come out the other side learning obsolete skills or learning relevant subjects *incorrectly*. The stuff he brings home from school is really depressing. I sat in on one of his classes once and had to wonder where they get these instructors from. They are the sorts of people who make things up if they don't know the answer.


C. Magnus Hedemark
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