The digital babylon is building faster and faster.
Archive for January, 2008
Now this one seems to be very promising from the Australian Centre for Visual Technologies.
To all the open source fans: interface and workflow is key.
I’ve tried to condensate the 50-ish page fancy PDF to a slideshow – no surprise that the most expensive consultants still believe in waking the dead. They are using the words ‘teacher’ and ‘instruction’ very widely not spending too much time on any pedagogical insight. Also worth mentioning: “The quality of an education system cannot exceed the quality of its teachers.” Erm, where’s the scientific positivism, not to mention such mistakes and errors like geniuses.
Here’s a summary by the Economist, also a short on the PISA findings at the same magazine.