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Thank you for joining us for our 5th Anniversary celebration! We certainly hope you enjoy the conference. Here’s to Education, Collaboration, and Community!

Remember, we don’t take ourselves too seriously and you shouldn’t, either! To quote the old motto of another collaborative community, "We trick into learning with a laugh".

We wish you both laughter and learning - and lots of both!

-= Team BSidesLV 
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Tuesday, August 5 • 14:00 - 14:30
Brick in the Wall vs Hole in the Wall

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If (school < hackerspaces) && (textbooks < wikipedia) Then While (self-motivated = true){ experiment; }

If knowledge is power, then schools make us dumb and docile. Hackers know that we learn by doing -- by asking the inappropriate questions, breaking the rules, and being too stubborn to fail. Ironically, educational theorists in ivory towers also know this -- and they are all terrified of the future. Learn how we keep them scared.


Caroline D Hardin

Caroline D. Hardin worked as a programmer before serving 3 years in the Peace Corps where she taught IT in high schools and teacher training colleges. She returned to the US work as Program Chair of IT and adjunct professor at career colleges. Realizing that our educational model needed hacking, she’s now a Master’s student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in the School of Education, Curriculum & Instruction department, Digital Media... Read More →

Tuesday August 5, 2014 14:00 - 14:30
Tuscany Suites 255 E. Flamingo Rd. Las Vegas, NV

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