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Education High School Reform

Schools are a Wasteland

“When I was in high school, I felt like I was in a vacuum, biding time.  I was curious, but bored.  It was not an atmosphere conducive to learning. Once I had the means to effect change in this arena, it became my passion to do so.” –  George Lucas I am just going to […]

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Education Reform

[Video] Do Schools Kill Creativity?

I was going to write a post about this topic.  But try as I might I could not come up with a post that was as fraction as entertaining and insightful as this TED speech by Ken Robinson. So instead of boring you with a long rambling post I thought I might recommend this video: If […]

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Education Professional Education Reform

Re-Thinking Professional Education (Welcome)

Why am I starting a website about education? Because I believe our current education system is doing an extremely poor job of preparing student for their careers and life after school. I felt high school was decent preparation for college, but college was poor preparation for life after school. Do you Need College? My college […]