Silicon Valley Came to Kansas Schools. That Started a Rebellion. by NELLIE BOWLES


By NELLIE BOWLES

Public schools in Kansas rolled out a web-based learning platform backed by Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg. Now students have staged walkouts and sit-ins. Their parents have organized.

Published: April 20, 2019 at 08:00PM

from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/2019/04/21/technology/silicon-valley-kansas-schools.html?partner=IFTTT‪


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G. Willow Wilson Reimagines the Last Days of Moorish Spain by EMILY BARTON


By EMILY BARTON

In her new novel, “The Bird King,” history is infused with fantasy, drama and puckish humor.

Published: April 18, 2019 at 08:00PM

from NYT Books https://nyti.ms/2Xx6Pvl


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What Andrew Bolton Can’t Travel Without by NELL McSHANE WULFHART


By NELL McSHANE WULFHART

The curator oversees the fashion exhibits that influence the annual Met Gala. He often travels internationally for research, and always carries a Moleskine notebook to jot down ideas.

Published: April 19, 2019 at 08:00PM

from NYT Travel https://nyti.ms/2GyE6As


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