[Hacker Highschool : Cyberbullying : “Alex Wonder” game helps kids fight cyberbullying]

One major Hacker Highschool lesson we projected was Lesson 22, Cyberbullying. At SchoolforHackers.com we’ll move forward at a much faster pace on this issue, particularly if we keep getting good submissions. Material dealing with cyberbullying is available by the ton on the Internet, but as with all subjects, separating the wheat from the chaff is …

Honest businesses are shutting down rather than participate in NSA spying on YOU

For all the talk of transparency, the Obama administration sure does prosecute the hell out of whistle-blowers. For all the talk of hope and change and trusting him, he sure has embraced the rapidly expanding security structure his predecessor (Dick Cheney) built. It’s a basic tenet of trust: if you do not trust me, don’t …

Educational Models: Massively Open Online Courses

I’ve been managing the Hacker Highschool v.2 project for over a year now, and it’s become nearly an (unpaid) full-time job driven, to some degree, by altruism. The requests we at ISECOM (the creator of Hacker Highschool) are fielding include online courses, teacher training and certification, online communities for both students and teachers, answer keys …