I have, in the past, thought of education in terms of what it has been since the inception of public education: reading, writing, arithmetic, and history. I still feel that these things are vitally important for people to grasp if they are to live good, quality lives. But what if our modern era calls for a change in teaching techniques? I believe that a change is necessary in any case. Our current public education system is definitely lacking.
Here is a short video that explains what I am trying to say:
- Changing Paradigms (neilperkin.typepad.com)