Category Archives: Education

Video: IN-SHADOW – A Modern Odyssey – Animated Short Film

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Education For Whom and For What?

The University of Arizona Noam Chomsky, a world-renowned linguist, intellectual and political activist, spoke at the University of Arizona on Feb. 8, 2012. His lecture, “Education: For Whom and For What?” featured a talk on the state of higher education, … Continue reading

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Sir Ken Robinson – Changing Paradigms

Ken Robinson RSA Creativity expert Sir Ken Robinson will ask how do we make change happen in education and how do we make it last?

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Daphne Koller: What we’re learning from online education

“We should spend less time at universities filling our students’ minds with content by lecturing at them, and more time igniting their creativity … by actually talking with them.” (Daphne Koller) Daphne Koller is enticing top universities to put their … Continue reading

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How Much Is Enough?

RSA Lord Skidelsky, Emeritus professor of political economy and Dr Edward Skidelsky, lecturer in philosophy tackle the questions: What constitutes the good life? What is the true value of money? Why do we work such long hours merely to acquire … Continue reading

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Yuri Bezmenov: KGB Psychological Warfare and Subversion Strategy

Yuri Bezmenov explains Communist subversion strategy, subversion and control of western society.

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Subliminal: The new unconscious and what it teaches us about ourselves

Leonard Mlodinow RSA Watch academic and bestselling author Leonard Mlodinow as he unravels the mysteries of the unconscious mind, and shows its remarkable and unexpectedly powerful effect on all aspects of our lives. Listen to the podcast of the full … Continue reading

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RSA Animate – Language as a Window into Human Nature

Steven Pinker RSA In this new RSAnimate Steven Pinker shows us how the mind turns the finite building blocks of language into infinite meanings. Taken from the RSA’s free public events programme www.thersa.org/events.

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What is a Good Teacher?

Michael Wilshaw et al. RTA In the opening debate of a new series of Education Matters Debates with Teach First Sir Michael Wilshaw HMCI, Matthew Taylor, Peter Hyman, Ndidi Okezie and Gillian Hargreaves ask: what will it take to ensure … Continue reading

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Anthony Robbins on the Feminine and Masculine Sides

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