Steve Hargadon: Escaping the Education Matrix

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“People are almost in this Matrix-like existence,” says education thought-leader Steve Hargadon. “They don’t question schooling. How do you tell a story that opens the door to rethinking what people…

Susan Grigsby‘s insight:

Powerful and thought-provoking piece compares public education to The Matrix. Is he right? If not, he’s certainly close. So how do we change the story we’re telling? How do we step outside of what is expected and challenge our students or ( maybe more importantly) ourselves? I will be re-reading this one again and again as I think through the implications.

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