Education in the 21st Century


College Students Today



"Lunch Scholars"


High school students can't answer basic questions
2012 article about students struggling in college — click here.

Changing Education Paradigms

RSA Animate (Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce)


Online Learning


Link to Coursera
Open Yale Courses

Steve Jobs

(Founder of Apple Computer)
2005 Commencement Speech at Stanford

JK Rowling

(Author of Harry Potter)
2008 Commencement Speech at Harvard


What Motivates the Mind?



World Peace Game


Some Resources

American Students Falling Behind
Student Debt—Education "Bubble"
Visual Learning, Doodling in Math Class
Teens Build "Badass Hybrid" Automobile
Multi-Tasking & the Teen Brain NBC News
Sleep & the Teen Brain NBC News
Schools turning to Ipads & electronic textbooks
Michelle Obama talking about value of education (2017)