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  • Justo shared from Creative Schools: The Grassroots Revolution That's Transforming Education by Ken Robinson, Lou Aronica
    If you design a system to do something specific, don’t be surprised if it does it. If you run an education system based on standardization and conformity that suppresses individuality, imagination, and creativity, don’t be surprised if that’s what it does.
    Note: Sorry guys, I'm going to be quite heavy on this book, but just a few pages of it has defined some of the problems in education in a much efficient - and funny way than many articles and reports I've read. I didn't like The Element at al, but it seems Ken Robinsn is going to kill it with this book.
  • Justo shared from Creative Schools: The Grassroots Revolution That's Transforming Education by Ken Robinson, Lou Aronica
    The difference was clear enough when we talked about sex education. Most parents would be happy to know their teenagers had sex education at school; they’d probably be less happy if they’d had sex training.
  • Justo shared from Creative Schools: The Grassroots Revolution That's Transforming Education by Ken Robinson, Lou Aronica
    Like “democracy” and “justice,” “education” is an example of what the philosopher Walter Bryce Gallie called an “essentially contested concept.”
  • Justo shared from España 3.0: Necesitamos resetear el país (Spanish Edition) by Javier Santiso Guimaras
    En 2013, el Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC) tuvo que ser rescatado de la bancarrota con dos partidas extra del Gobierno que sumaban cien millones de euros.
  • Justo shared from España 3.0: Necesitamos resetear el país (Spanish Edition) by Javier Santiso Guimaras
    Europa, con más de quinientos millones de habitantes, a duras penas tiene en 2015 unas once empresas cotizando en el Nasdaq, frente a las veinticinco que posee Israel, con sus ocho millones de habitantes. Goleada contundente. Maracanazo masivo.
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