TBT: School in a new image
Facebook memories are pulling up some gems that I read a while ago. Here is a throwback from 2011 with Ken Robinson and Seth Godin were my jam:
I love school, because I love knowledge and information.
But like I've been saying, it needs a reno' yo!
Seth Godin goes in, much like Sir Ken Robinson (my other go to guy) and repeats - albeit from another angle - the proposition of education reform not for better standardized tests but for better standards in the classroom to combat the world today and not as it was 100 yrs ago. It is not a frivolous theory. It's a necessity.
All those in favor? Aye!
Read the article here: http://sethgodin.typepad.com/seths_blog/2011/09/back-to-the-wrong-school.html