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KQED

In many schools, project-based learning happens in isolated cases: in certain teachers’ classrooms here and there, or in the contexts of specific …

Education

How Unconventional, Experiential Learning Is Reshaping Higher Education

“More caffeine, please!” My inner voice craves. I stare attentively at the same macroeconomic graph with X, Y, and Z axes on the projector screen for the <i>nth</i> time. In class the next day, the professor provides another interpretation of her theory. “Has she any real-world work experience?” I ask …

Higher Education

TEDxDirigo - Zoe Weil - The World Becomes What You Teach

6 Forces Driving the Next Generation of Your Business

At 2 billion strong, Gen Z is rewriting the rules for how we live, work, and play.<p>2015 will be an extraordinary year; it's the first year that Gen Z, individuals born in 1995 and beyond will begin entering the workforce.<p>At two billion strong globally Z is the single largest cohort to ever sweep …

Future of Learning | KnowledgeWorks | College and Career Readiness

How might changes in the broader landscape affect what learning looks like in ten years? KnowledgeWorks explores the future of learning to help …

From Libraries to Learning Labs

What’s the future of libraries? As information goes digital and reading rooms become a thing of the past, what’s the best use and function of …

Schools for the Future

The First Truly 21st Century, Sustainably Built, Solar Powered School Nestled in the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park.<p>What would it take to make it …

Brazil

Innovation in Education: Not Just a Term for Startups

By Molly Levitt     Mar 28, 2014<p>flickr: cupcake138td<p>Teachers and schools are often perceived as lacking in innovation. However, looking at the way …

4-Traders

In a decision expected to test the Trump administration's approach to tobacco regulation, U.S. health advisers will vote this week on whether to …

Scott Gottlieb

Childhood Hands-on Play an Indicator of Furture Creativity

By onOctober 14, 2014 in Innovation, Patent<p>“Unlike their elders, the young engineers couldn’t spot the key flaw in one of the complex systems they …

Creativity

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Odyssey Initiative

Deborah Meier<p>Deborah Meier has spent more than four decades working in public education as a teacher, administrator, writer and public advocate. She …

Harvard

American Schools Are Training Kids for a World That Doesn't Exist

Are Americans getting dumber?<p>Our math skills are falling. Our reading skills are weakening. Our children have become less literate than children in …

Global Education Futures

Global Education Futures Initiative is an international collaborative platform that brings together shapers and sherpas of global education to …

Gaining STEAM: Teaching Science Through Art

Breaking down the walls between art, hard sciences and math, a new crop of educators is designing curricula that allow these subjects partner with …

U.S. House of Representatives

KQED

Getty Images<p>Design thinking can seem a bit abstract to teachers. It’s not part of traditional teacher training programs and has only recently entered …

The 21st Century Learning Initiative

<b>We facilitate the emergence of new approaches to learning that draw upon a range of insights into the human brain, the functioning of human</b> …

Journalism

KQED

Why haven’t education reform efforts amounted to much? Because they start with the wrong problem, says John Abbott, director of the 21st Century …

Teaching

“Our Lives Are Our Biggest Projects”: Creating Your Own Original Life

Product designer and all-around design thinker Ayse Birsel sits down with Casey Gerald, as part of our Generation Flux series, to discuss how to work on your life to make it the life you want.AL

KQED

Education and learning could look radically different in the next few years. The education foundation KnowledgeWorks has released a forecast on the …

Celebrating World Teachers' Day

There's no better time than World Teachers' Day to highlight some of the greatest lessons we've learned from our MAKERS who are champions in their …

Joan Sullivan

In this video<p>Tagged as<p>Politics Education<p>Joan Sullivan knows that the proof of education is in results. She discusses the work she did for the South …

Education

Reshma Saujani

In this video<p>Tagged as<p>Science & Tech<p>Reshma Saujani, founder of Girls Who Code, talks about her parents' inspiration, her unexpected career change, …

KQED

Flickr: Elizabeth Albert<p>The current structure of the school day is obsolete, most would agree. Created during the Industrial Age, the assembly line …

Using Old Tech (Not Edtech) to Teach Thinking Skills

I also started thinking that perhaps one fault of technology is that it brings the world to the student, rather than spurring the student to get up …

Teaching

KAOSPILOT

3-YEAR PROGRAMME (DK) +<p>ABOUT THE PROGRAMME<br>• Application<br>• APPLICATION PROCESS<br>• Application Form 2018<p>3-YEAR PROGRAMME (CH)<p>KAOSPILOT CREATIVE …

School Factory

School Factory closed down in 2017 and Nation of Makers now hosts their resources. We will also add these to a larger resource library that is …

Harley Davidson

How A Google Science Fair Winner Is Using Minecraft To Inspire Kids To Become Inventors

Shree Bose is already a prolific innovator, and she’s not even done with college yet. Now she wants to inspire more kids to follow in her footsteps.<p>Shree Bose is still a student at Harvard University, but she’s already accomplished more than many people do in their entire professional lives. At age …