News, trends and resources on 21st century learning and teaching to empower students, teachers and parents in Kenya. For a compete list of education resources go to: http://kenyaschoolreport.com/resources
A review of Marina Gorbis's The Nature of the Future. I'm spending this week at the Future of Learning Institute, so it seems like a good time for a long overdue review of Marina Gorbis's The Nature of the Future: Dispatches from the Socialstructed World.
There are a lot of education technology / edtech companies to keep track of nowadays. From online learning to clickers to project-based learning apps, there's no shortage of insane company names and ideas making the rounds.
Imagine a world where digital learning platforms help adult learners succeed through college completion; where a network of schools offers international-quality education, affordable tuition, and serves hundreds of thousands of children in economically disadvantaged countries; where we engage parents in understanding national trends and topics in education; where a comprehensive learning environment seamlessly connects the classroom with the opportunities of the digital world for young students; and where system-level solutions help more students gain access to college.
If you ask a student what makes him or her successful in school, you probably won’t hear about some fantastic new book or video lecture series. Most likely you will hear something like, “It was all Mr. Jones. He just never gave up on me.”
When I think of Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT), I think of the phrase ‘a field with too many balls and not enough goals’. For years, our brothers at JKUAT have had to struggle with the bear minimal numbers of the opposite sex at the institution. As a result, the institution has been nicknamed JuJa Boys.
As the world of learning continues to evolve, so will learners. The following personas, most created with Collective Invention, present snapshots of what we believe different learners’ experiences, struggles, and aspirations might be.
Whether you are looking for a master’s degree program, computer science classes, a K-12 curriculum, or GED study program, this list gives you a look at 50 websites that promise education for free. See a complete list at: http://bit.ly/14A8U5Y
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