What we’re doin’ ain’t workin’. Here’s why:
X-ref: “What Women Want” which talks about how modern life provides no opportunities to prove oneself.
X-ref: Steve Barkley, who calls for “authentic learning”.
X-ref: Rafe Esquith, who is blowing minds with 6th graders (although it takes him 80-hour weeks. For 25 years)
X-ref: Ken Robinson, who questions whether schools are focused on the right things.
X-ref: Ian Jukes, who challenges our current education and asks: “What world are we preparing students for – our past or their future?”
Today at CCN.com: “Our Schools Get Lousy Grades”