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Sir Ken Robinson - Leading a Learning Revolution 28:51
Sir Ken Robinson - Leading a Learning Revolution
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Published: 6 year ago
Sir Ken Robinson provides the closing statement for the LWF 12 conference under the theme "leading a learning revolution". Reforms are required for our industrial scale education systems but what fo...
Sir Ken Robinson, Creativity, Learning & the Curriculum 29:27
Sir Ken Robinson, Creativity, Learning & the Curriculum
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Published: 7 year ago
Edited highlights from Sir Ken Robinson's talk at Learning Without Frontiers recorded March 16th, 2011, London.
Noam Chomsky - The Purpose of Education 21:58
Noam Chomsky - The Purpose of Education
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Published: 6 year ago
Noam Chomsky discusses the purpose of education, impact of technology, whether education should be perceived as a cost or an investment and the value of standardised assessment. Presented at the L...
Ellen MacArthur - Learning & The Circular Economy 20:34
Ellen MacArthur - Learning & The Circular Economy
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Published: 6 year ago
Sailor and founder of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation presents this talk about population, depleting natural resources and the role of education in establishing a new approach based around the Circular...
Malcolm McLaren - his life, authenticity vs karaoke culture 50:41
Malcolm McLaren - his life, authenticity vs karaoke culture
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Published: 8 year ago
"Never Mind the Bollocks Here's the Txt Pistols" Malcolm's McLaren's "Reflections on Learning" keynote presented at the Handheld Learning Conference 2009, London. Malcolm discusses his life, the chall...
Ray Kurzweil - Exponential Learning & Entrepreneurship 56:22
Ray Kurzweil - Exponential Learning & Entrepreneurship
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Published: 6 year ago
"Entrepreneurship shouldn't just be an after-school club" Inventor & futurist, Ray Kurzweil on DNA, 3D printed buildings, prediction accuracy, adjusting to change, neuroscience and innovation in scho...
This is Learning Without Frontiers 4:45
This is Learning Without Frontiers
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Published: 6 year ago
Learning Without Frontiers (LWF) is a global platform that facilitates the ongoing dialogue about the future of learning. LWF attracts an engaged and open-minded audience who are forward thinking, c...
Martin Rees - Learning to Survive 27:34
Martin Rees - Learning to Survive
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Published: 6 year ago
Martin Rees, The Astronomer Royal. Whatever part of the world we live in we're going to have to contend with the fact that the world is getting more crowded and that each individual is going to beco...
Mitch Resnick - Learning from Scratch 27:18
Mitch Resnick - Learning from Scratch
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Published: 6 year ago
Mitchel Resnick's Lifelong Kindergarten research group developed the ideas and technologies underlying the LEGO Mindstorms robotic kits and the Scratch programming software used by millions of young p...
Jacob Kragh - Learning with LEGO 19:53
Jacob Kragh - Learning with LEGO
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Published: 6 year ago
Jacob Kragh, President, LEGO Education. Jacob is committed to making a positive difference to children in their development and discusses the many initiatives that LEGO Education are undertaking throu...
Francis Gilbert - Escaping the Education Matrix 19:43
Francis Gilbert - Escaping the Education Matrix
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Published: 6 year ago
In this searing polemic on our industrial scale education systems teacher and author, Francis Gilbert, discusses the myths and purpose of education, the promise and reality of the teaching profession,...
Keri Facer, MMU, Learning Without Frontiers, London 14:53
Keri Facer, MMU, Learning Without Frontiers, London
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Published: 7 year ago
Keri Facer is Professor of Education at the Education and Social Research Institute and the Manchester Metropolitan University where she specialises in digital cultures, social justice and radical edu...
Dr Paul Howard-Jones - Neuroscience, Games & Learning 29:27
Dr Paul Howard-Jones - Neuroscience, Games & Learning
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Published: 6 year ago
Dr Paul Howard-Jones, a leading expert on the role of neuroscience in educational practice and policy with a particular interest in how gaming engages the brain and the application of this knowledge i...
Guy Kawasaki - Enchantment - London April 2011 1:7:2
Guy Kawasaki - Enchantment - London April 2011
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Published: 7 year ago
Business writer, venture capitalist and former Apple Chief Evangelist, Guy Kawasaki, presents "Enchantment: The Art of Changing Hearts, Minds and Actions. Recorded at Learning Without Frontiers (LWF) ...
Jaron Lanier - Learning by Experience & Play 37:46
Jaron Lanier - Learning by Experience & Play
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Published: 6 year ago
"You can't learn the kind of stuff you learn from people from machines" Renowned computer scientist, pioneer of virtual reality, artist, musician and author, Jaron Lanier presents this talk at the Le...
Jesse Schell - Learning is Beautiful 22:51
Jesse Schell - Learning is Beautiful
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Published: 6 year ago
Jesse Schell, Chief Executive and Creative Director - Schell Games. Jesse Schell believes that the future of learning is beautiful. Renowned video game designer and frequently credited with popularisi...
Cyberstalking Documentary - Crime & Investigation Channel 58:55
Cyberstalking Documentary - Crime & Investigation Channel
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Published: 8 year ago
Cyberstalking - Episode 5 of a 6 part series on the subject of stalking broadcast on the Crime and Investigation Channel (http://www.crimeandinvestigation.co.uk). Featuring two case studies; Chay Anke...
Jimmy Wales, Wikipedia, Learning Without Frontiers, London 29:29
Jimmy Wales, Wikipedia, Learning Without Frontiers, London
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Published: 7 year ago
Jimmy Wales is the US Internet entrepreneur and wiki pioneer best known as the founder of Wikipedia. "Imagine a world in which every single person on the planet is given free access to the sum of all ...
Katharine Birbalsingh, Teacher, Learning Without Frontiers, 19:39
Katharine Birbalsingh, Teacher, Learning Without Frontiers,
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Published: 7 year ago
Katharine Birbalsingh, is a teacher and author who was recently asked by the Conservative Party to speak at their party conference. Katharine discusses her experiences as a teacher working in inner-Lo...
Conrad Wolfram - Making Maths Beautiful 25:26
Conrad Wolfram - Making Maths Beautiful
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Published: 6 year ago
Conrad Wolfram, Mathematician Founder, Wolfram Research Europe. The importance of math to jobs, society and thinking has exploded over the last few decades. Meanwhile, math education has gotten stuck...