Monday, September 6, 2010
When education is "pull" not "push"
Charles Leadbeater searched the globe for education methods that work - and found them in surprising places.
"Imagine an education system that started the day with a question, not from knowledge to be imparted. Or started with a game, not with a lesson. Or started with the premise that you have to engage people first before you can possibly teach them."
Watch this 18 minute talk and then check out the example of innovation he mentions called Big Picture schools. Download the brochure here.