Rethinking Education – 3 talks to watch

If you are not familiar with these 3 speakers and their thesis about education, time to catch up! Entertaining and well-articulated, they will help you understand where the current education system migh be falling short. Ken Robinson is more focused on the what, Seth on the why and Sugata Mitra is looking for an alternative approach (hint: it involves the Internet). Ken Robinson: School kills creativity I am not sure how much Ken Robinson still need an introduction by now, but his was a reknown thinker on creativity and innovation....

October 10, 2020 · 2 min · Johann Savalle

Adapting Learning Systems To Today's World

Covid-19 has forced us into a reality where colocallity can only be virtual. While the press, inspired by the promises from some Silicon Valley giants, has tried to forecast how and when humanity would become a remote-first society, nobody came up with the creative scenario where a pandemic would be the trigger for global digital transformation. In this new reality, schools and universities need to adapat. Beyond the Zoom-Classroom experience....

September 29, 2020 · 4 min · YS

Rethinking education – 3 unconventional approaches

Education is hard. Creating a learning process where you transfer experience to one person to an other is no trivial task. If it was, learning would be more like this  But, since it is not, we will have to find other ways to go about it. Here are some interesting approaches, I have stumbled upon, which are really worth having a look at: Mike Fairclough - the badass The guy is headmaster of the West Rise School....

April 14, 2020 · 3 min · Johann Savalle

Evolutions of education

March 13, 2019 · 0 min · Johann Savalle

Uncomplete list of recommended youtube channels

Coding & tech Coding Tech The best of all tech conferences currated for you in one youtube channel. High quality content on all kind of computing topics. Traversy Media One of the best individuals producing coding tutorials on trending stacks. FreeCodeCamp.org The best free academy for coding. I shall make a post just dedicated to this project. Fireship...

March 1, 2019 · 1 min · YS