Category Archives: Programming

Program or Be Programmed


Rushkoff, Douglas. (2011). Programmed or Be Programmed: ten commandments for a digital age. Berkeley, CA: Soft Skull Press.
I. TIME: Do Not Be Always On
II. PLACE: Live In Person
III. CHOICE: You May Always Choose None of the Above
IV. COMPLEXITY: You Are Never Completely Right
V. SCALE: One Size Does Not Fit All
VI. IDENTITY: Be Yourself
VII. SOCIAL: Do Not Sell Your Friends
VIII. FACT: Tell The Truth
IX. OPENNESS: Share, Don’t Steal
X. PURPOSE: Program or Be Programmed

Should programming courses be required learning for K-12?