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What is the purpose of the education system?

Is education still about getting a job? If its not then what is its purpose? Asked on the my3P discussion on LinkedIn. (Ask me to connect with you.) “The my3P global advisory group helps shape our Youth Social Enterprise & … Continue reading

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The Dead Hand in Education

On Sat, Jun 11, 2011 at 10:06, Michael Gurstein wrote to bytesforall_readers@yahoogroups.com: There may be some interest in this context… The Dead Hand of (Western) Academe: Community Informatics in a Less Developed Country Context I’m just back from a variety … Continue reading

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Silly Questions

As part of an ongoing series on ICT in Schools, Wayan Vota at Edutech Debate asked earlier this year, Are ICT investments in schools an education revolution or fool’s errand? From the time of Plato, educators have struggled with the … Continue reading

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