Enlighten Education Co-Op Team Videos
Interview EEC Team Members by Lisa Robinson
Education Reform Videos
Diane Ravitch, introduced by Jesse Hagopian, talked about her work.
Tavis Smiley has been known for advocacy journalism, usually centering on politics. He explores education crisis in TV special news.
In the passion of the civil rights campaigns of 1964 and 1965, Jonathan Kozol gave up the prospect of a promising career in the academic world, moved from Harvard Square into a poor black neighborhood of Boston, and became a fourth grade teacher.
This video and book are really good and very relevant to what we are doing.
Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines) creativity. The TED Talks channel features the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world’s leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less).
Nick Hanauer on Capitalism
Ted Howard is the founder and Executive Director of The Democracy Collaborative at the University of Maryland. The Collaborative is recognized as a national leader in the fast growing field of community wealth building strategies and policy development. Its “Anchor Institutions” project focuses on the role universities, hospitals, and other place-based anchors can play in fostering inclusive economic and community development.
Get his new book: https://www.createspace.com/7185620 Free newsletter at: https:// www.JohnTaylorGatto.com John is “The World’s Most Courageous Teacher.” Mistakes at: 1:15 and Trivium at 0:58 – Former New York State Teacher of the Year gives his insights after 30 years in the classroom. Homeschooling families can make the same mistakes as traditional schooling institutions.