Re: Challenging proposals

Dr Arun Kumar Bag (akb@ppwa.pc.my)
Wed, 14 Jun 1995 14:51:48


Hi
Loved your reply. Brought a chuckle to my day.

You are so right. I was introduced to Pc's about 2 years ago and to
the net a year ago. Initially, I was taken up with all this new
software and capabilities but over the last few months I am
gradually coming down to earth from the original "high"
Thanx for giving me another look at myself -:)

When it comes to education I coudn't agree with you more.


>>Hello everyone,
>>
>>My name is Chris Rowan, and I'm a 5th grade schoolteacher in Brownsville,
>>Texas. I have been very active on the Internet for the past couple of
>>years, mainly coordinating and conducting educational space simulations.
>>I currently maintain a web site at
>>
>>http://chico.rice.edu/armadillo/Simulations/simserver.html
>>
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>>I sure appreciate the help! Maybe I'll be "seeing" you soon!
>>
>> Best regards,
>>
>>
>>
>
>Too far, too fast...
>
>Slow down, the technology just isn't here yet. Cuseeme is not a viable
>tool for anything other than playing around with. Many people seem to
>be taken by the internet and the cool software you can use on it. The
>fact is that most of what you read, and most of what you see is hype.
>The internet is 'not' ready for business, and definitely not ready for
>audio/video. Just hold on a few more years, or alternatively, spend
>lots and lots of money with little or no benefit or payoff.
>
>It's no wonder education is costing so much these days while the
>acutal learning is going down the tubes.
>
>Rodney
>
>Rodney M. Dyer
>PC Network Administrator
>College of Engineering
>University of North Carolina at Charlotte
>Email: rmdyer@uncc.edu
>Phone: (704)547-3154
>
>

> Tagline >> "The faster you go, the shorter you are" - Einstein

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