Group Link Post 09/27/2016
Sal Khan: Let’s use video to reinvent education | TED Talk | TED.com
Salman Khan talks about how and why he created the remarkable Khan Academy, a carefully structured series of educational videos offering complete curricula in math and, now, other subjects. He shows the power of interactive exercises, and calls for teachers to consider flipping the traditional classroom script — give students video lectures to watch at home, and do “homework” in the classroom with the teacher available to help.
Ken Robinson: 10 talks on education | Playlist | TED.com
Onstage at TED2013, Sugata Mitra makes his bold TED Prize wish: Help me design the School in the Cloud, a learning lab in India, where children can explore and learn from each other — using resources and mentoring from the cloud
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Sal Khan: Let’s teach for mastery — not test scores | TED Talk | TED.com
Sal Khan shares his plan to turn struggling students into scholars by helping them master concepts at their own pace.
Swift Playground is an iPad app to learn Apple’s Swift coding language which underpins apps on iOS. The app has engaging lessons and different levels to play.
A useful collaborative mindmapping online tool with integrates which Google Docs. Pool your ideas together and then share online.
Michael Bodekaer: This virtual lab will revolutionize science class | TED Talk | TED.com
Virtual reality is no longer part of some distant future, and it’s not just for gaming and entertainment anymore. Michael Bodekaer wants to use it to make quality education more accessible. In this refreshing talk, he demos an idea that could revolutionize the way we teach science in schools.
Nadia Lopez: Why open a school? To close a prison | TED Talk | TED.com
In this short, energizing talk, the founding principal of Mott Hall Bridges Academy (and a star of Humans of New York) shares how she helps her scholars envision a brighter future for themselves and their families.
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