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3rd February 2017
 
 
The Revolution
The EdTech Rebel Alliance (ERA)
The EdTech Rebel Alliance (ERA) Can Constructionism prevent our children turning into Stormtroopers?
How technology has been co-opted not to liberate but to reinforce the standardisation, automation and privatisation of schools ways.  Read More
American Nazi School
The ‘terrifyingly normal’ urge to conform. This 1967 classroom experiment proved how easy it was for Americans to become Nazis Read More
American Nazi School
21st Century Challenges
21st Century Challenges
Putting skills into context. It turns out that decontextualised knowledge, stuffed into children’s heads, regurgitated on demand and then forgotten just isn’t that useful in the grand scheme of things. .Read More
Make Education Great Again! #MEGA
The social sciences and liberal arts. Could it be that we’re witnessing the result of over-emphasising certain subjects within a narrow curriculum to meet industrial objectives rather than societal ones? Read More
Make Education Great Again!
Meet the Renegades #GlobalEd
Meet the Renegades #GlobalEd
Interview excerpt from a film by Renegade Inc. This generation needs to be able to make decisions to make the world a better place but astonishingly this is not what they are being taught. Read More
Immigration Ban: A Lesson Plan
Ask students: What have you heard, if anything, about the executive order President Trump signed on Jan. 27 concerning U.S. immigration policy? .Read More
Trump’s Immigration Ban: A Lesson Plan
Who's Investing in EdTech
Who's Investing in EdTech?
From Audrey Watters. This article explains a bit how venture capital works, and it lists some of the best known investors in education technology, along with a few of the companies they’ve funded. 
Teaching Kids Philosophy
Makes them smarter in maths and English. Schools face relentless pressure to up their offerings in the STEM fields—science, technology, engineering, and math. Few are making the case for philosophy. Maybe they should. Read More
Teaching Kids Philosophy
Six tenets of tech for good
Six Tenets of Tech for Good
In our determination to see more and better use of tech for good, we’ve looked to understand what have been the underlying drivers of the massive digital transformation we’ve seen in other parts of our lives.Read More
Taser Teachers
MIlgram’s Experiment on Obedience to Authority. Milgram wanted to discover whether people really would follow orders from an authority figure, even if they knew they could harm or even kill another person.Read More
Taser Teachers
Women in Tech
Pink Barbie?
Social stigma and gender stereotypes about studying STEM subjects Despite the introduction of the new U.K. computing curriculum, most girls’ perception of coding and engineering doesn’t appear to have changed.Read More
Why is Google going offline?
The omniscient service is now designing around its greatest limitation: those times when the cloud is out of reach. Google has been quietly updating its offline capabilities. Search. Maps. Docs. Chrome               YouTube.Read More
Why is Google going offline?
Innovation on Purpose
Innovation on Purpose
What is innovation and what can organisations do to sustain it? Video highlights from the opening keynote at the Microsoft and Volvo backed Corporate Innovation Summit hosted in Zagreb, October 2016 Watch
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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