Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Dr. Priscilla Chan are celebrating the birth of their daughter Max by promising to give away 99% of their shares in Facebook, about $45 billion. Their major beneficiaries will be public health and “personalized learning.”


No one knows for sure what personalized learning is. My guess is that they want to accelerate the trend to replace teachers with computers, which tech entrepreneurs usually call personalized learning. This is


You can bet that’s not the kind of education little  Max will get. She will have small classes and loving, kind tutors. She will have parents who read to her, talk to her, encourage her, love her.


That’s personalized learning!