Thursday, February 2, 2012

#Education and "The Coming Tech-led Boom" #tcot #technology

I don't think the authors of this Wall Street Journal article have ANY IDEA what's going on right now in K-12 Ed with Common Core...

 "features that most define America, and that are essential for unleashing the promises of technological change: our youthful demographics, dynamic culture and diverse educational system"


"[Our culture] is distinguished by incontrovertibly powerful features, namely open-mindedness, risk-taking, hard work, playfulness, and, critical for nascent new ideas, a healthy dose of anti-establishment thinking."


They make a pretty good case for signing: 

Closing the Door on Innovation: Why One National Curriculum is Bad for America

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