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May 26

Sir Ken Robinson


Sir Ken Robinson

Sir Ken Robinson is an author, speaker, and international advisor on education in the arts to government, non-profits, education, and arts bodies. He was Director of The Arts in Schools Project (1985-89), Professor of Arts Education at the University of Warwick (1989 – 2001) and was knighted in 2003 for services to education.

 

 

Sir Ken Robinson


Bring on the Learning Revolution!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r9LelXa3U_I&playnext_from=TL&videos=oBkWbF1IZRA


Do Schools Destroy Creativity?

http://www.ted.com/talks/ken_robinson_says_schools_kill_creativity?language=en#t-41009



Multiple Intelligences

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dnnl5hmrglQ



Escape Death Valley

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wX78iKhInsc


Engaging the Heart and the Mind

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I1A4OGiVK30




News

Read April's Ed Tip to understand how using video game design principles will improve instruction.  Moreover, educators should not view video games as the enemy of education, but rather a model for best teaching practices. When educators design instructional strategies, they must keep in mind the principles of video games, namely achievable challenge, and the role of dopamine in education.