The One World Schoolhouse: Education Reimagined (Paperback)
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The One World Schoolhouse: Education Reimagined (Paperback)

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Paperback 288 Pages / Published: 15/08/2013
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A free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere: this is the goal of the Khan Academy, a passion project that grew from an ex-engineer and hedge funder's online tutoring sessions with his niece, who was struggling with algebra, into a worldwide phenomenon. Today millions of students, parents, and teachers use the Khan Academy's free videos and software, which have expanded to encompass nearly every conceivable subject; and Academy techniques are being employed with exciting results in a growing number of classrooms around the globe. Like many innovators, Khan rethinks existing assumptions and imagines what education could be if freed from them. And his core idea - liberating teachers from lecturing and state-mandated calendars and opening up class time for truly human interaction - has become his life's passion. Schools seek his advice about connecting to students in a digital age, and people of all ages and backgrounds flock to the site to utilise this fresh approach to learning. In THE ONE WORLD SCHOOLHOUSE, Khan presents his radical vision for the future of education, as well as his own remarkable story, for the first time. More than just a solution, THE ONE WORLD SCHOOLHOUSE serves as a call for free, universal, global education, and an explanation of how Khan's simple yet revolutionary thinking can help achieve this inspiring goal.

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
ISBN: 9781444755787
Number of pages: 288
Dimensions: 198 x 129 mm

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“Excellent for anyone interested in education”

I loved this book. It's partly the story about how the Khan Academy website (which I'm a big fan of) was set up but mostly is a critique of the current way that schooling in the Western World is setup... More

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