Sal Khan: Students Don’t Learn From Lectures

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This week on NPR’s Talk of the Nation, Neal Conan interviews Sal Khan to get his thoughts on the current lecture-only model many college professors still use in their courses. In a cialis and stomach upset piece for Time magazine, Continue reading

Silicon Schools Fund Raises $12 Million for New Blended Learning Schools

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The new nonprofit called Silicon Schools Fund hopes genericviagra4sexlife to challenge the current “factory model” of education. Board member and school founder Brian Greenberg is a former principal and classroom teacher who has raised canadianpharmacy-drugstorerx.com nearly half of the $25 Continue reading

Future Insight: GOOD Magazine’s Fascinating Short Documentary

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General interest and philanthropy media platform GOOD produced a short documentary on the future of learning which features some top innovators in the educational technology space. The documentary provides a hodge-podge of viewpoints about revamping education with the objective of Continue reading

Big Names in Education and Tech Speak at Microsoft CEO Summit

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The 2012 Microsoft CEO Summit presented a panel on Innovation in Education and featured three prominent voices in education and technology. Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates, the founder of the Khan Academy Sal Khan, and Kaplan’s Chief Learning Officer Bror Saxberg Continue reading