Education System in the Balance?   My response to: The tipping point in education reaching soon, time for disruption. Published on July 12, 2017 By Krishna Kumar Reimagining education Mr. Kumar stated, ““Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.” — Jim Rohn” <<https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/tipping-point-education-reaching-soon-time-disruption-krishna-kumar>&gt; Jim Rohn was a motivational speaker. […]

Success Academy?   My response to: Excellent Public Education — at Scale. It Can Be Done. Published on June 16, 2017 By Eva Moskowitz CEO and Founder at Success Academy Charter Schools << https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/excellent-public-education-scale-can-done-eva-moskowitz>&gt; As with most of my replies I like to know the educational background of the authors I critique. She has a […]

Globalization and Global Citizenship!   My response to: To Be Great, America Needs More Global Citizens Published on June 8, 2017 By Abby Falik Founder and CEO Global Citizen Year Abby Falik has an MBA, M.Ed. in International and Comparative Education and a BA in International Development? The BA is made up by herself. I […]

Different types of intelligence?   My response to: Your education doesn’t define who you are or where you’re going Published on May 25, 2017 By Alexandra Galviz Serial giver | Kindred content spirit | Gentle millennial warrior | Wisdom whisperer << https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/your-education-doesnt-define-who-you-where-youre-going-galviz>&gt; Let me say that it is good that you overcame so adversity but […]

Education and Innovation or Educate to Innovate?   My response to: Making Education the Foundation for our Innovation Economy Published on May 7, 2017 By Rick Huijbregts Digital Transformation and Innovation I wrote in the title educate to innovate because I thought that that was one thing Obama said that was wrong, one of many! […]

Is SEL Important?   My response to: Embedding Social Emotional Learning Across the Curriculum Published on April 8, 2017 Tom Vander Ark Director of Getting Smart <<https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/embedding-social-emotional-learning-across-curriculum-tom-vander-ark>&gt; He has a BS in Materials Science and an MBA (Energy Finance). I wonder why school reformers rarely have a degree in education. SEL stands for Social and […]

Why We Don’t Need More Foreign Students   A response to : Why We Need More International Students Published on February 28, 2017 By Michael Crow President at Arizona State University (This post originally appeared in CS Monitor.) He got his PhD in the Mid-1980s in Public Administration — Science and Technology Policy. He got […]