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Changing education in the 21st century: The global debate
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How to Teach Economics After the Financial Crisis - Room for Debate

How to Teach Economics After the Financial Crisis - Room for Debate | Education3.0 | Scoop.it
What have we learned in the last five years that should be imparted upon future generations of economists?
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Why It's Time to Eliminate Class Schedules - Education - GOOD

Why It's Time to Eliminate Class Schedules - Education - GOOD | Education3.0 | Scoop.it
Students would have the freedom to learn by working on real projects—and that might ease their obsession with grades.
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The Ethics and Responsibilities of the 21st Century Classroom: Part One | DMLcentral

The Ethics and Responsibilities of the 21st Century Classroom: Part One | DMLcentral | Education3.0 | Scoop.it
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Taming the Tiger of Achievement – SchoolBook

Taming the Tiger of Achievement – SchoolBook | Education3.0 | Scoop.it
One high-performing Stuyvesant High School graduate reflects on what motivated her to do well, and she is asking other top graduates from colleges and universities to tell her what drove them to succeed.
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The Stanford Education Experiment Could Change Higher Learning Forever

The Stanford Education Experiment Could Change Higher Learning Forever | Education3.0 | Scoop.it
Stanford doesn't want me. I can say that because it's a documented fact: I was once denied admission in writing. I took my last math class b...
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What Will Be Obsolete in 2020?

What Will Be Obsolete in 2020? | Education3.0 | Scoop.it

Expounding on the ideas of the wildly popular article 21 Things That Will Be Obsolete in 2020, we asked a few of those who attended Big Ideas Fest, a recent gathering of teachers, administrators, entrepreneurs and policymakers, to predict what they think will be obsolete in 2020.

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Learning From Teach For America

Learning From Teach For America | Education3.0 | Scoop.it
All the polarization and controversy over Teach for America often misses one important larger point: What the evidence on this program teaches us about the shared goal of attracting talent to the teaching profession.
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Very Good Interview On Finland’s Schools | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day…

Very Good Interview On Finland’s Schools | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day… | Education3.0 | Scoop.it

Today, Pasi Sahlberg was interviewed on the radio by Cornel West.

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What the Fate of One Class of 2011 Says About the Job Market

What the Fate of One Class of 2011 Says About the Job Market | Education3.0 | Scoop.it
Unpaid internships, 4 a.m. shifts, a job at the Wawa. What the fate of Drew University’s class of 2011 says about the job market.
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How Do You Measure the Spark of Creativity? – SchoolBook

How Do You Measure the Spark of Creativity? – SchoolBook | Education3.0 | Scoop.it
An English teacher in Queens writes: "Great teaching, like great writing, is nuanced, complex and much larger than the sum of its parts.
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Erik Duval on Learning Analytics at the e-Learning Event

Erik Duval on Learning Analytics at the e-Learning Event | Education3.0 | Scoop.it
Erik Duval is a professor at the Catholic University in Leuven. His team works on Human Computer Interaction. In the last few years, he has done a lot of work around Learning Analytics, which he de...
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What the latest revelations on test cheating really mean — updated

What the latest revelations on test cheating really mean — updated | Education3.0 | Scoop.it
An education researcher looks at the data that was being used as part of a national study released by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution and affiliated Cox newspapers and expresses some concerns. Plus a response from the AJC.
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Ravitch: The toll of school reform on public education

Ravitch: The toll of school reform on public education | Education3.0 | Scoop.it
Education historian Diane Ravitch adds up the toll that modern school reform has taken on the country’s public education system.
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Test Results You Can't Rely On – SchoolBook

Test Results You Can't Rely On – SchoolBook | Education3.0 | Scoop.it
Almost everybody who is interested in education can agree that accountability is a good thing. But many people are growing angry that testing used by many school systems is flawed or at best imprecise, a parent writes.
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Amidst a Mobile Revolution in Schools, Will Old Teaching Tactics Prevail?

Amidst a Mobile Revolution in Schools, Will Old Teaching Tactics Prevail? | Education3.0 | Scoop.it
Related posts: Should Schools Subsidize Mobile Phones for Kids? Points & Praise: Video Game Tactics in Teaching Parents Weigh In On Paying for Mobile Access in Schools What Exactly Can You Learn on a Mobile Phone?
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“Goodhart’s Law” & Education Policy | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day…

“Goodhart’s Law” & Education Policy | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day… | Education3.0 | Scoop.it

The World Policy Institute has just published an interesting article titled “Brave New Math.” It’s focus is question whether the GDP (Gross Domestic Product) of a country is the best metric to use to judge a nation’s well-being. However, I think a number of points made can be applied to education policy issues, too, and the emphasis on being data-driven instead of being data-informed and our narrow focus on standardized test results — for measuring teacher quality and student learning.

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Bryan Alexander Paints Four Futures for Education - CogDogBlog

Bryan Alexander Paints Four Futures for Education - CogDogBlog | Education3.0 | Scoop.it

 4 scenarios for education

- Phantom Learning

- The Lost Decade
- alt.residential
- Renaissance

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NY kids to be put to the ‘tests’

NY kids to be put to the ‘tests’ | Education3.0 | Scoop.it
Changes to the state’s testing program could leave public- schools kids in grades 3 through to 11 taking as many as nine exams per year in English and math — more than four times the current number,...
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Cheating our children: Suspicious school test scores across the nation  | ajc.com

Cheating our children: Suspicious school test scores across the nation  | ajc.com | Education3.0 | Scoop.it
Suspicious test scores in roughly 200 school districts resemble those that entangled Atlanta in the biggest cheating scandal in American history, an investigation by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution shows.
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Mirror, Mirror On The Wall, Do The Data Tell It All? : NPR

Mirror, Mirror On The Wall, Do The Data Tell It All? : NPR | Education3.0 | Scoop.it
Stephen Wolfram has kept stats on almost every aspect of his life, including the time of every email he's ever sent, how many steps he's taken and how many times he's hit the delete key. But in a portrait painted solely with data, what's missing?
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