The Paradox in Education: Big Tech and the Tortoise

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In the famed fable, The Tortoise and the Hare, Greek fabulist and storyteller, Aesop, tells a story of a race between a slow-moving tortoise and a high-speed hare. As the story goes, the tortoise, growing weary of the boasting hare, challenges the hare to a race. The hare accepts the challenge, believing this to be an easy victory. The hare takes off from the start line at a high speed and believes…