Wellington High School student Jeff Jones talks about the news media discussion from the NetHui 2013 Youth Forum. Jeff outlines the choices we make when seeking information from the range of media available to us, and the ways the schools might assist students to develop the skills of interpretation, critical analysis and understanding different writers' perceptions.
Lee Dugatkin discusses his new book, "The Prince of Evolution." The topic of the book is Peter Kropotkin, a Russian anarchist and biologist. Kropotkin's observations of villages and wildlife in Siberia let him to the conclusion that Darwinian evolution can lead to altruism, or mutual aid as he called it, and not only to competition.
Mark Osborne, Deputy Principal of Albany Senior High School, talks about how WikiEducator and a creative commons policy in a school can enhance teaching in all areas of the curriculum, and benefit teachers and students in all schools.