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Pedagogy Today Is the Media: The End of Education as We Know It. Miseducation of a Civilization-Unlearning Old School

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Old Ghost A Burden On Public And Social Education

Teachers have been deskilled. Losing much of their autonomy to be creative in the classroom, they have been relegated to technicians whose sole objective appears to be enforcing a deadening instrumental rationality in which teaching is not done

Teachers have been deskilled. Losing much of their autonomy to be creative in the classroom, they have been relegated to technicians whose sole objective appears to be enforcing a deadening instrumental rationality in which teaching is not done

My father decided in the sixties that he would try as much as he could to present his ideas in an aphoristic style. Aphorisms, as Francis Bacon said, are incomplete, a bit like cartoons. They are not filled-out essay writing that is highly compressed

My father decided in the sixties that he would try as much as he could to present his ideas in an aphoristic style. Aphorisms, as Francis Bacon said, are incomplete, a bit like cartoons. They are not filled-out essay writing that is highly compressed

Students using an interactive whiteboard, part of an ambitious technology plan in the Kyrene School District in Arizona.

Students using an interactive whiteboard, part of an ambitious technology plan in the Kyrene School District in Arizona.

Apple and Amazon would have you believe that reading books in eBook form is considered the future, but would you still go along with that thought if you knew that reading an electronic book on the iPad or Kindle takes much longer than print form.

Apple and Amazon would have you believe that reading books in eBook form is considered the future, but would you still go along with that thought if you knew that reading an electronic book on the iPad or Kindle takes much longer than print form.

In the olden days, writing on a typewriter was considered modern; today, punching on a cell phone and messaging is the new school and new way of sending messages and communicating. Not typing but texting a message

In the olden days, writing on a typewriter was considered modern; today, punching on a cell phone and messaging is the new school and new way of sending messages and communicating. Not typing but texting a message

Print(books) vs. Digital Books(e_Books)

Print(books) vs. Digital Books(e_Books)

For the first time we are preparing students for a future we cannot clearly describe

For the first time we are preparing students for a future we cannot clearly describe

E-Learning initiative is an investment in pedagogical innovation that will enhance the academic experience of students, affording them the flexibility of any time/an place learning thus offering faculty new approaches to learning and teaching

E-Learning initiative is an investment in pedagogical innovation that will enhance the academic experience of students, affording them the flexibility of any time/an place learning thus offering faculty new approaches to learning and teaching

Old school has classes, teachers running exams, people grouped by age, following a curriculum. This system set on structural concepts incompatible with computers and the digital age.

Old school has classes, teachers running exams, people grouped by age, following a curriculum. This system set on structural concepts incompatible with computers and the digital age.

Students today use internet-speak in the classroom more often than not

Students today use internet-speak in the classroom more often than not

Media Education for 21st Century. These are new initiatives in the area of youth, learning, and digital media. This is the New School; New Classrooms.

Media Education for 21st Century. These are new initiatives in the area of youth, learning, and digital media. This is the New School; New Classrooms.

This is the regular look of an Old classroom. Maybe these are slowly disappearing in the digital/Internet Age

This is the regular look of an Old classroom. Maybe these are slowly disappearing in the digital/Internet Age