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Local Communities and Education

Some local communities foster fertile ground for learning and don’t have the horrendous dropout figures of 40% that America is currently reporting.

Nor do they have the so called Attention Deficit Disorder [ADD] epidemic.

Ken Robinson: How to escape education’s death valley

Sir Ken Robinson outlines 3 principles crucial for the human mind to flourish — and how current education culture works against them. In a funny, stirring talk he tells us how to get out of the educational “death valley” we now face, and how to nurture our youngest generations with a climate of possibility.

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