Building A Better Classroom : TED Radio Hour How to change education, from rethinking lesson plans to re-imagining teacher and student roles.

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Life's biggest questions, explored.

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In this episode, three TED speakers explore how to change education for the better.

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Building A Better Classroom

How to change education, from rethinking lesson plans to re-imagining teacher and student roles.

"There's a terrible tendency to confuse raising standards with standardizing." — Sir Ken Robinson

We know getting a good education is important, but does the current model nurture real learning? Here, we look at powerful ideas on how to change education: flipping classrooms, rethinking lesson plans and re-imagining the role of teacher and student.

TED Radio HourTED Radio Hour

Life's biggest questions, explored.