Bill Gates talked about technology education, the dearth of qualified American scientists and engineers, and the “off-shoring” of some of Microsoft’s R&D jobs to China and India on “Morning Edition” today. Listen to the interview on NPR’s website.
He also told your kids to play X-Box as a part of their “balanced” development. Interactive gaming encourages socialization and organizational skills, you see. Sort of like a game of stickball, only without the stick, or the ball, or the leaving the house.