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How To Reform School: A Radical Reimagines Education

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No Child Left Behind? [see below for YouTube link]: 1:44 minutes

What Students Need [see below for YouTube link]: 1:45 minutes

Ted's TEDx talk: 11:37 minutes


Odyssey of the Mind is a great example of creativity at work, on a peer-to-peer basis. They periodically hold their world championships at University of Maryland, College Park. I saw them in action a few years ago and was wowed. This program has been going on, across the country, and in many foreign countries since the late '70s. I interviewed the founder and mastermind, a coach from Maine, and another coach from Florida, who started out as a young participant. Check it out for your community, school or youth group.

Temple Grandin - Calling All Minds: How to Think and Create Like an Inventor, including 25 hands-on projects for kids

Another education-related interview:

Hidden Factors That Affect College Success: Who Knew? 4.2.2018

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Joan Brunwasser is a co-founder of Citizens for Election Reform (CER) which since 2005 existed for the sole purpose of raising the public awareness of the critical need for election reform. Our goal: to restore fair, accurate, transparent, secure elections where votes are cast in private and counted in public. Because the problems with electronic (computerized) voting systems include a lack of (more...)

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