Monthly Archives: February 2015

Libraries in the Digital Age? Yes, They’re Still Crucial

A panel in New Mexico helped open eyes to the many roles already filled by libraries – a reality, panel members said, that many policy-makers sadly are not that familiar with.

by Jackie Jadrnak, Albuquerque Journal / February 13, 2015

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Guest Post: Learning for All—A New Paradigm for the New Sustainable Development Goals | Hewlett Foundation

Guest Post: Learning for All—A New Paradigm for the New Sustainable Development Goals | Hewlett Foundation.

Student asks important question…

Literacy Teaching and Teacher Education

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He doesn’t receive much of an answer.

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Ken Robinson: Changing education paradigms

In this talk from RSA Animate, Sir Ken Robinson lays out the link between 3 troubling trends: rising drop-out rates, schools’ dwindling stake in the arts, and ADHD. An important, timely talk for parents and teachers.

How to escape education’s death valley

Sir Ken Robinson outlines 3 principles crucial for the human mind to flourish — and how current education culture works against them. In a funny, stirring talk he tells us how to get out of the educational “death valley” we now face, and how to nurture our youngest generations with a climate of possibility.

Individualization, Failure, and Fun

Cordell Steiner | TEDxUniversityofStThomas

This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Cordell Steiner, a thoughtful elementary student, brings forward a new way to think about teaching…
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