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The Revolution - #BigEDU
17th July 2016
 
 
Pearson
Big Picture on #BigEDU & #BigData BREAKING: An anonymously leaked document provides the Big Picture about #BigEDU & #BigData. Pearson -backed Bridge International Academies expose their monetisation model for children’s data  Read More
The EduMedia / Industrial Complex
To be honest, I had no idea that my reporting of the Transparify Think Tank Transparency 2016 report was going to cause so much ire amongst the UK edumedia. My thought was, “surely, given the influence of PX on education & govt policy, this is a story so why don’t you cover it?” Read More
The EduMedia / Industrial Complex
Who stole the SDGs
Who stole the SDGs? Have the sustainable development goals been hijacked? It would seem that the SDGs that were launched to great fanfare in 2015 are being hijacked to potentially realign them with the free markets Read More
Pearson, Always Earning
Pearson would like to see themselves as the “Google of Education”, omnipresent and all pervasive but this has massive implications on global democracy as learning and opinion is controlled by a suite of algorithms. Read More
Pearson, Always Earning
Teaching by Numbers
Teaching by Numbers
A curious thing has been happening in UK education and it’s a trend that’s occurring globally as the craft of teaching is being transformed into a “science”. 

EDUcorps spend $20 million on PR
School testing corporations have spent at least $20 million on lobbying along with wining and dining—or even hiring—policymakers in pursuit of big revenues from federal and state testing mandates
EDUcorps spend $20 million on PR
Disrupt Assessment
Disrupt Assessment
The notion that the assessment tail wags the dog of learning seems so illogical and yet it drives the entire process of educating our children as they get processed through the conveyor belt of the school system. Read More
Trads Will Eat Themselves
In the western world for the past 200 years, give or take, we have lived with education systems and schools dominated by the belief that mastery of subject knowledge is schools grand purpose.
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Trads Will Eat Themselves
What does AI mean for Education?
What does AI mean for education? Machines don’t unionise, don’t get sick, don’t suffer from stress, don’t need a salary and are 100% consistent in delivering a curriculum and testing assimilation. What’s not to like?
Education in Africa
Are for-profit, private public partnerships the way forward for distributing education in the developing world or are we witnessing the emergence of a digitally enabled colonialism?
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Education in Africa
The Future of Learning
The Future of Learning What is the purpose of school and the role of EdTech? In schooling systems that are subject and test driven are teachers redundant or something more. What is it that we value?
Short Films - Global Education
28 short films about global learning, teaching and education created as part of the Learning {Re}imagined transmedia project.
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Short Films - Global Education
 
 
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