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Saturday, April 23, 2011

The Future of Education in Japan and abroad

(Pictured a White Heron in Japan, photo by Richard Baladad)

The Future of Education in Japan and abroad

I was inspired by Sir Ken Robinson`s first talk on, as well as reading about schools like Summerhill in England, and sharing my ideas with like-minded teachers.

I was a very creative, but bored student throughout school. My IQ tested high, my teachers liked to tell me, but I found what we were forced to learn, was often unpalatable. I wanted to do my own projects. Read More