Do we need schools? What was the original purpose of schools? What should future "schools" look like?
“It's quite fashionable to say that the education system's broken — it's not broken, it's wonderfully constructed. It's just that we don't need it anymore. It's outdated.”
“The Victorians were great engineers. They engineered a [schooling] system that was so robust that it's still with us today, continuously producing identical people for a machine that no longer exists.”
Educational researcher, Dr Sugata Mitra (winner of the 2013 TED Prize), reveals more in this TED presentation.
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