Ken Robinson: How to escape education’s death valley

Sir Ken Robinson, in an entertaining talk, outlines 3 principles crucial for the human mind to flourish — students are diverse, curious and inherently creative — and how the U.S. education culture works against them. His thesis is that we need individualize instruction, raise the status of teachers, and return control of the classroom to teachers and local schools.
And he’s shows how it’s been done.


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