Feb 182011
 

Compare current education system to system like roman forums. Difference in being talked with rather than being talked to / lectured to. Involvement in learning / hands on learning vs study a book.
Teachers have become little more than transmitters of info from textbooks.
Lack of necessity in “required” courses. Difference in tech schools vs liberal arts college.

 

http://www.ted.com/talks/dave_eggers_makes_his_ted_prize_wish_once_upon_a_school.html