Nora speaks to Duke University professor and author Cathy N. Davidson on radically reforming education to meet the demands of the 21st century.
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Canada has dropped below the Top Ten in international math education standings, a change that seems to coincide with increasing parental concern that too few students are learning basic math skills.
Today, we confront a different calculus in math education.
Stephen Downes, Howard Gardner, Alfie Kohn, and Gary Stager to talk about the need to reform the education reform movement. With four thoughtful and articulate education thinkers, my job will be to help them describe their alternative views to the current narratives that drive much of the impassioned debate around teaching and learning worldwide. From a gender perspective, this event is male-heavy, for which I apologize but refer interested viewers to the recordings of the gender-diverse panels and keynote sessions
Hugh Price, former President of the National Urban League, delivers the keynote at a Feb 6, 2009 PRIOR conference on Efficiency in Spending School Tax Dollars