Gamedesk’s “Classroom of the Future.” Why is it so hard to reinvent K-12 education?

See on Scoop.itK-12 School Libraries

If we’ve learned anything from this month’s series on ed-tech it’s that changing centuries-old education traditions takes more than a touchscreen and good intentions. For all the exciting innovatio…

Susan Grigsby‘s insight:

Since the beginning of time, children have learned through imagination and play. It is only in the last 100 years or so that the system changed into the factory model of public education currently in place. Why is it so hard to reinvent? Because maybe it is not a reinvention at all – just a return to how the brain works and how the child learns. Does this scare us?

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