This is a thought provoking video presentation produced by TED in last September. In this video, education scientist Sugata Mitra tackles one of the greatest problems of education — the best teachers and schools don’t exist where they’re needed most. In a series of real-life experiments from New Delhi to South Africa to Italy, he gave kids self-supervised access to the web and saw results that could revolutionize how we think about teaching.
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An excellent video created by Kevin Roberts. In this video, Kevin challenges us that teachers are no longer the main source of information. Teachers must strive to nurture in their learners the skill of learning how to learn.
An interesting and thought provoking video produced by Dr Howie DiBlasi. This is the version 6 of the Did You Know series. Dr. DiBlasi attempts to address the following topics in this video: How to change the world of education, how to empower teachers, how to use Web 2.0 in Schools, 21st century leadership, globalization and the information age, and the flat world of education.