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Our "Age of Anxiety" is, in great part, the result of trying to do today's job with yesterday's tools - with yesterday's concepts. - McLuhan, 1967, "The Medium is the Massage." p. 9

"He who would teach us a truth should situate us so that we discover it ourselves" – José Ortega y Gasset

“Digital technologies are for education as iron and steel girders, reinforced concrete, plate glass, elevators, central heating and air conditioning were for architecture. Digital technologies set in abeyance significant, long lasting limits on educational activity.” - R. McClintock, 1999 (Paragraph 10)

"The most pressing strategic problem for the evolution of public education in the digital age is this: How to restructure a school computer culture that was shaped by conditions that no longer apply." - S. Papert, 2002

"The only constant is change, continuing change, inevitable change, that is the dominant factor in society today. No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be." - Isaac Asimov

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