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RSA Animate - Changing Education Paradigms

This RSA Animate was adapted from a talk given at the RSA by Sir Ken Robinson, world-renowned education and creativity expert and recipient of the RSA's Benj...
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Food for thought... And basically the basis of my scoop.it

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A wish list for education technology

A wish list for education technology | Information might be power. | Scoop.it
At the SXSWedu ed tech conference this week, I got an earful on plenty of new technologies aiming to remake education. But here are a few themes I still hope to hear more about.
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Revolution or Evolution? Social Technologies and Change in Higher Education - ProfHacker - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Revolution or Evolution? Social Technologies and Change in Higher Education - ProfHacker - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Information might be power. | Scoop.it

Via marc augier
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Information can be easily found. No need to go through hundreds of pages of books to look for the one data we want to know. Should we change our way of teaching? Or even our way of thinking?

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Follow the world's creators.
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Why do we feel like education is failing?

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Aidem Hind's comment, April 6, 2013 3:53 PM
Because there is too much going on outside school, that teach us more than we learn or should i say more interesting things... education must adapt to the progress that the wold is witnessing!
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Stuff You Should Know

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Stuff You Should Know
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Now, what if you woke up every morning to find a fresh podcast automatically donwloaded for you that would teach you something new? 

Everytnight, you would go to bed less stupid! Ain't that wonderful?

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Aidem Hind's comment, April 6, 2013 4:15 PM
I think you'll agree if I said that today i'm definitely going to be MUCH less stupid!!
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Harvard Open Courses for Free | Open Learning Initiative

Harvard Open Courses for Free | Open Learning Initiative | Information might be power. | Scoop.it
Take free Harvard online courses through Harvard Extension School's Open Learning Initiative. Course videos feature Harvard faculty.
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When you know that a year in Harvard costs as much as $40 000, you better hope that the lectures are good. BUT what if the lectures were freely given online? Would you still think about going to college?

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Salman Khan: Let's use video to reinvent education | Video on TED.com

According to Sir Ken Robinson's talk, the way we teach is not adapted to our sicety anymore. Here is one of the new ways of learning: The Khan Academy.

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Is learning online the way forward? Do people really benefit from this way of learning?

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Ken Robinson says schools kill creativity

Witty and charming, Sir Kenneth Robinson explains why education systems around the world is obsolete and needs a revolution.

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