TED Talks In this poignant, funny follow-up to his fabled 2006 talk, Sir Ken Robinson makes the case for a radical shift from standardized schools to personalized learning -- creating conditions where kids' natural talents can flourish.
Youtube isn't just about sharing videos.. You can create them online as well. This page has links to some integrated web app tools for creating and editing videos and animations online.
So, say for example, I want my kids to come up with videos for Act 1, Scene 1 of "Macbeth", I can have them come here and create some great summaries, demonstrating their understanding and building upon the nuances of Shakespeare.
By the end of the play, I could have lots of animated "Macbeth"s! Awesome!