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Delivery of the 2012 Mann Lecture | Chief Scientist of Australia

Traditional `chalk-and-talk' teaching, copying notes and `cookbook' practical lessons have offered little challenge or excitement and there is reluctance to move to a more inquiry-based approach to science teaching.
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Education Reform Pushed for Economic Growth - The Atlantic

Education Reform Pushed for Economic Growth - The Atlantic | Rethinking the Way We Educate Our Children | Scoop.it
The AtlanticEducation Reform Pushed for Economic GrowthThe AtlanticThe United States needs to fundamentally rethink its higher education system in order to grow the American economy and stay competitive internationally, Microsoft founder Bill Gates...
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Igniting a Learning Revolution: Student-Run Higher Education for ...

Igniting a Learning Revolution: Student-Run Higher Education for ... | Rethinking the Way We Educate Our Children | Scoop.it
A combination of innovative and recognized pedagogical approaches, such as problem-based and explorative learning, forms an environment that is truly interdisciplinary, collaborative, and inclusive. We believe that education for sustainable ...
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Constructivism Theory in Teaching and Learning Process ...

Constructivism as a set of educational beliefs about pedagogy (e.g that one should allow the learners to define their own learning objective that knowledge emerges from constructive interaction between the teacher and the students or between...
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From Discipline Problems to Problem-Based Teaching and Learning ...

From Discipline Problems to Problem-Based Teaching and Learning. Home → JB's ... All our ideas come down to capitalizing on her students' musical interests and immersing them in authentic problem-based-learning.
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Howard school board apologizes for earlier segregation - Baltimore Sun

Howard school board apologizes for earlier segregation - Baltimore Sun | Rethinking the Way We Educate Our Children | Scoop.it
Howard school board apologizes for earlier segregationBaltimore SunThe Howard County Board of Education issues a formal apology for not fully integrating the county's schools until 1965 - 11 years after the Brown v Board of Education Supreme Court...
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DC's Gaping Wound: Income and Education Gaps Are Gutting Mobility - Huffington Post (blog)

DC's Gaping Wound: Income and Education Gaps Are Gutting Mobility - Huffington Post (blog) | Rethinking the Way We Educate Our Children | Scoop.it
Vanity FairDC's Gaping Wound: Income and Education Gaps Are Gutting MobilityHuffington Post (blog)Of the two rivers that cup our nation's capital -- the Potomac and the Anacostia -- the latter of the two is, perhaps, the most apt reflection of...
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Pedagogy: Project-based Learning Experiences are Enhanced by ...

Pedagogy: Project-based Learning Experiences are Enhanced by ... | Rethinking the Way We Educate Our Children | Scoop.it
Krause Center for Innovation. ... What's more, by making use of the numerous apps and platforms online, project-based learning is now gaining a foothold in school systems as Internet-based technologies encourage stronger student participation.
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Stop Believing the Mythology. Only Connect | Learning the Now

Stop Believing the Mythology. Only Connect | Learning the Now | Rethinking the Way We Educate Our Children | Scoop.it
One way that we are learning and teaching creativity and innovation in Vancouver is through an initiative that four Mini Schools have recently undertaken to integrate design thinking and project based learning throughout their offered ...
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