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Changing Education Paradigms

Posted by Plato on 6 May 2013 | 0 Comments


View a clever animated video capturing the essence of creativity expert 
Sir Ken Robinson's talk about the need for a paradigm shift in education. 

We like this video because it highlights the negative impact in society of
conformity and standardisation in education - a production line mentality
which treats children as batches and not individuals. Ken also points out
that collaboration, divergent thinking and therefore creativity are not
encouraged in traditional education.  

What do you think about this?

Ken Robinson:  Changing Education Paradigms | Video on TED.com (11mins)
Ken Robinson: Changing Education Paradigms | Transcript on SlideShare (25 pages)