Today, we are encouraged to shelter our kids from all variety of imagined harm, focus only on core curriculum subject matter so that they can compete and succeed, and participate in a consumer culture that encourages passive consumption.
The three trends form a perfect storm that will turn your children’s brains to pablum, and doom the planet in the process. What can you do about it? Give me five minutes and I’ll tell you.
Kim both works and plays in the games industry, having spent time at several of the large mega-corporations in the pacific northwest. He is a frequent speaker at industry conferences, but much prefers speaking on his own behalf where he can take the seatbelts off tell it like it really is. He blogs at www.kimpallister.com occasionally publishes thoughts elsewhere in both photon and posthumous tree form.