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.