This speech is a stunning analysis of the wrong path the US is following, educationally.’Just one quote:
” I’ve always said American schools do not teach creativity better than any Asian systems; we kill it less successfully. “
Mercedes Schneider has transcribed Yong Zhao’s wonderful speech to the second annual conference of the Network for Public Education. This is the last of five posts; it includes links to all the previous transcritions.
If you enjoy the speech, be sure to watch the video (link included), so you can see Yong’s ingenious use of visuals.