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Education Reading List

May 29, 2015

Hi education innovators,

This week's digest features two takes on teacher retention, two articles on e-learning and blended learning, and a thought-provoking video on what school is for.


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Seth Godin - TEDxYouth

"What is school for?" Seth Godin does not believe that we're answering this question, or even asking this question. 

The Ongoing Struggle of Teacher Retention

Paul Barnwell - The Atlantic

What does it take for teachers to stay in high needs schools? One teacher shares his experience.

How Blended Learning Changed My Classroom Experience: A Student Perspective

Kaela Quinto - EdSurge

Kaela is a first year student at Cristo Rey San Jose Jesuit High School in San Jose, CA. She writes about how blended learning has made a difference in her life.

Out of Africa: e-learning makes further education a reality for tens of thousands

Mark Anderson - The Guardian

The benefits and perils of e-learning as a way to boost education access in Africa.

The Era of the Teacherpreneur

Heather Wolpert-Gawron - Edutopia

"Teacherpreneurs are classroom experts who teach students regularly, but also have time, space, and reward to incubate and execute their own ideas -- just like entrepreneurs!"

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