Alex Pietrowski – The president elect, a professor, just beat a career politician and a popular businesswoman.
Vic Bishop – Innovation that helps both people and the environment can come from anyone.
Makia Freeman – If you want your child to have your values, don’t throw him or her away to the State.
Alex Pietrowski – Educators and parents in the U.S. are becoming increasingly frustrated by the Common Core education program.
Vic Bishop – In Finland the profession of teaching is taken much more seriously than in other countries.
Will Stanton – It is crucial that we give children the gift of mindfulness.
M.J. Higby – Money is a vehicle for social control. Is it controlling you?
Sofia Adamson – The most important people in a school are the students and the teachers. We should listen.
Phillip J. Watt – What is modern education doing to our children?
Video – This famous CE explains why he was dissatisfied with traditional schooling and started a small school that teaches without a grade structure.
Video – We need to open our minds and educate ourselves that exam results aren’t the barometer of success and that we can’t let them decide our fate.
Ray B. Williams – There is a growing and disturbing trend of anti-intellectual elitism in American culture. It’s the dismissal of science, the arts, and humanities and their replacement by entertainment, self-righteousness, ignorance, and deliberate gullibility.
Peter Gray – Forced education interferes with children’s abilities to educate themselves.
Sergey Baranov – Is the fear instilled on us by the government slogans: ‘’Say No to Drugs’’, effective?
Jon Rappoport – The unhinging of the young mind from any semblance of accomplishment and continuity goes beyond the agenda of outfitting children to be worker-drones in a controlled society.
Video – Will technology create a more dynamic and effective classroom environment that encourages students to help each other achieve educational goals?
Video – Ex-senior policy adviser at the Department of Education shares how government policies have affected the quality of American education and how public schooling has evolved.
Heather Callaghan – On Mar 17, tiny nine-year-old Sydney Smoot rocked the Brooksville Elementary Schoolhouse when she boldly ripped into the new Florida Standards Assessment.
Andrea Schulman – By teaching kids these 3 subjects, we would give students the tools they need to not only be knowledgeable in schools, but to flourish.
Video – Noam Chomsky offers his opinion of the education system, how it encourages conformity and discourages independent thought.
Frank M. Wanderer – The society and culture in which you have grown up programmed those fixed patterns of the mind into you, and your identity who you are and what your job is in this world, is based upon those patterns…