Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Sir Ken Robinson's View of Modern Education

Watch the following video to better understand why modern education needs some retooling...then share what you think about it.

Friday, March 2, 2012

Digital textbooks: Are they a solution or a distraction?

With Apple's late January announcement of iBooks 2 (an application where students can access interactive digital textbooks) and Amazon's Kindle devices declining rapidly in price, the days of long lines, expensive textbooks, and back pains might soon be over.  But are digital textbooks really the best direction for education to be going?