Before we transform education, “…it’s imperative that we first figure out what kind of world we really want: a world populated by responsible adults who thrive on interdependence and community, or a world of “customers” who feel dependent on products, services, and authority figures, and don’t take full responsibility for their actions?“ http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/kqed/nHAK/~3/apAeWF85IBg/
The four pillars of learning | Education | United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
An oldie but a goodie: the UNESCO pillars of learning. Still the ultimate checklist for any classroom, school or curriculum: Learning to know Learning to do Learning to be Learning to live together The four pillars of learning | Education | United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.
Sets out a sweet little summary of why education needs to change.