24 Apr

Rethinking Education

This beautifully edited video, by Michael Wesch asks some rather pressing questions about the purpose and function of educational institutions. Wesch questions beyond the content of the knowledge being passed on. He questions the form of the educational institution itself.

20 Apr

"World Peace and Other 4th Grade Achievements"

Today's TED talk was by an amazing teacher named John Hunter. For the past 28 years, Mr. Hunter has been playing his "World Peace Game" with his students. A film has recently been made of this inspired and inspiring lesson:

15 Apr

Autism's First Child

A wonderful video that speaks for itself about the power of not only the individual, but also the community.

14 Apr

Dave Meslin Redefines Apathy

TED Talks are an amazing resource and this one is particularly timely, given that we're in election mode.