Laying down the law

Of no direct relevance but at the same time something to think about is Roy Amara´s law: “We tend to overestimate the effect of a technology in the short run and underestimate the effect in the long run.” In terms of IT and education I suspect this means that initial euphoria and even budgets become lost in long term lack of planning and political unreast.

For some more laws check http://tinyurl.com/6u2wg93

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