Homeschooling Is a Threat to Public Education

Homeschooling Is a Threat to Public Education

But Not for the Reasons You Might Think

As the government schools lose their monopoly status, the competition benefits even the families who never consider the alternatives.

As the government schools lose their monopoly status, the competition benefits even the families who never consider the alternatives.

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Ken Robinson – The Element

Uploaded on Mar 8, 2010

Sir Ken Robinson returns to the RSA to share new thinking on ‘The Element’ – the point at which natural talent meets personal passion.

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Sir Ken Robinson – Educating the Heart and Mind

Uploaded on Nov 2, 2011

http://www.dalailamacenter.org Sir Ken Robinson speaks during the Dalai Lama Center’s Educating the Heart Series. He discusses the importance of an education that educates not just the mind, but also the heart.

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Sir Ken Robinson: Bring on the learning revolution!

Uploaded on May 24, 2010

http://www.ted.com In this poignant, funny follow-up to his fabled 2006 talk, Sir Ken Robinson makes the case for a radical shift from standardized schools to personalized learning — creating conditions where kids’ natural talents can flourish.

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Sir Ken Robinson: Do schools kill creativity?

Uploaded on Jan 6, 2007

http://www.ted.com Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines) creativity.

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Humpback Whale Shows AMAZING Appreciation After Being Freed From Nets

Published on Jul 16, 2011
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