Changing Education Paradigms

In this talk, Sir. Ken Robinson lays out the link between three troubling trends: rising drop-out rates, schools’ dwindling stake in the arts, and ADHD. Robinson argues that we shouldn’t be anesthetizing/medicating our children to get them through school, we should be waking them up and stimulating their curiosity and creativity. An important, timely talk for parents and teachers.

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About Michael Kleen

Michael Kleen is an author, raconteur, and occasional traveler. He has a M.A. in History and M.S. in Education. He enjoys studying military history, folklore, and philosophy.

Posted on December 20, 2016, in Education and tagged , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. There is a lot to think about. I have to watch it multiple times. I do agree with a lot of point that he is making though. I do believe that we need to think outside of the box and change the education system in this country.

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