danah boyd on teens and 21st century work
FEBRUARY 3, 2013
Instead of coding, programmers built apps by mashing up shared packages of code. If a mashup produced a Frankenmonster, you threw it away and tried something else. To tell her friends about breaking up with her boyfriend, she references a song from Life of Brian, Always look on the bright side of life. In traditional higher ed, colleges are not a place to learn skills. As you build skills, how to you build social networks and relationships?