Tag: education

BUILDING THE MACHINE – The Common Core Documentary 39 minutes. There might be something fishy about the process that established Common Core as the benchmark for K-12 student performance, by a national standard. Michael Petrilli, PhD, of the Fordham Institute defends Common Core, says everything is all out in the open for everyone to see. […]

Sir Ken Robinson on Education: Bring on the learning revolution! Sir Ken Robinson makes the case for personalized learning rather than the standardized, one size fits all educational systems we’ve got. Sir Ken says we’ve got to go further than reform. We must transform. We must have a revolution in education. Life is not linear; […]

Sir Ken Robinson Says Schools Kill Creativity Do schools kill creativity? From my experience, Yes, they do, big time. Sir Ken thinks they do, too. He is a funny guy, in a stand-up comedy kind of way, and in a professorial kind of way, too. He makes audaciously accurate observations, like we ought to value […]