This is a brilliant TED talk by Shimon Schocken on learning and the evolution of a computer curriculum he designed.
I love the quote:
Grading is degrading.
Couldn’t agree more.
This is from the TED lecture series. He’s brilliant, absolutely brilliant.
This is the most popular TED talk of all time.
Ken Auletta has written yet another amazing piece for The New Yorker on the history of Stanford University and how it’s President, John Hennessy has built important relationships with the technology industry in the surrounding Silicon Valley. This is worth reading by anyone interested in the tech industry and one possible future of education.