With this post we would like to compile several resources that have been suggested in our Facebook group to talk about education (particularly by Laura Martin).
1. First of all, the classic talk by Ken Robinson, one of the most popular video in TED: Do schools kill creativity?’
Also by Ken Robinson, Changing Education Paradigms
2. The perspective of a motivated and motivating teacher in TED: “Rita Pierson, a teacher for 40 years, once heard a colleague say, “They don’t pay me to like the kids.” Her response: “Kids don’t learn from people they don’t like.’” A rousing call to educators to believe in their students and actually connect with them on a real, human, personal level.”
3. Education and technology:
No computers in the classroom in Silicon Valley
4. Free schools:
5. Some notions on “unschooling”:
If you have any more ideas to add here, please let us know in a comment.