EDUPUNK!!!

As much as I admire some of the traditonal values of Oxbridge/Ivy league style University education, I can’t help but love the idea of this new movement…

Via Academic Earth:

Who needs Harvard? How Web-Savvy Edupunks Are Transforming American Higher Education

Who’d have thought education and anarchy would join forces? 🙂

I’m going to have to put together a lengthy list of online resources for this kind of thing at some point. Although there’s plenty of raw material about, I don’t think there’s enough stuff about learning how to learn via this DIY method. That’s why we’ll still continue to pay vast amounts for education, it’s about the framework and technique more than the raw information. I’m currently trying to write something approaching a coherent article/essay about some of these ideas.

Argh – another ‘I’ll write a post’ post – I suck.

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