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We haven’t changed much

The remains of the past have long fascinated the thinking men and women of the present, for a very good reason. The period of cultural history known as the Renaissance, which began in Italy in roughly the 14th century and … Continue reading

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The Wrong Drummer

“It is the manners and spirit of a people which preserve a republic in vigour. A degeneracy in these is a canker which soon eats to the heart of its laws and constitution.” ~ Thomas Jefferson I must confess a … Continue reading

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Human Ingenuity and the Future of Education

If you haven’t yet had the chance to listen to education scientist Sugata Mitra talk about his “Hole in the Wall” experiments, you’re in for a treat. If you have, you’ll no doubt find this presentation filmed at TedGlobal 2010 … Continue reading

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Bring on the Learning Revolution!

We live in an era of momentous change.  The industrial revolution feathered out and the information revolution feathered in over the course of the last century and the world is a different place. The digital revolution is transforming every aspect … Continue reading

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