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Alternative University (Alt U): A radically different PSE vehicle.

Attached is a copy of a paper I presented at ARPA in 2008. It briefly, but essentially, explains the comprehensive, radically alternative P…

Started by Dr Shawn Warren

0 Jan 23, 2012

Ptolemaic Schools: Why Reform Won't Work

I've been in education for over 34 years, from K-12 through higher education. All of my teaching efforts have been oriented toward reform o…

Started by Skip Via

0 Aug 4, 2011

You need to be heard in a new TED reform discussion

Please contribute to an important education reform discussion on the TED site. Educators need to be heard. Find the TED discussion at this…

Started by Mark Barnes

0 May 18, 2011

The Teacher Mentoring Project

Hello All! Are you a passionate committed educator who wants to "Pay it Forward" and share your talents and gifts with a new teacher? Join…

Started by Lisa Michelle Dabbs

7 Jan 25, 2011
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The End of Techno-Critique: The Naked Truth about 1:1 Laptop Initiatives and Educational Change

Here's an article my colleague Alan Bain and I wrote in response to a generation of techno-criticism in education. Was recently published i…

Started by Mark E. Weston Ph.D.

0 Dec 30, 2009

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So you’ve got a looming deadline, you don’t know if you understand the material well enough and the professor has announced that you need at least a ‘B’ to pass the class. What do you do? Do you have the time to do the work? What if you spend the next 48 hours hyped up on coffee doing the assignment and it still isn’t good enough? It would absolutely destroy you if you had to take the course again. University is already expensive enough without having to re-do classes. So what do you do? Do you…See More
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