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Posts from ‘December, 2010’

Schooling does not prepare one for entering the business world

Richard Branson. British entrepreneurs are overeducated and schooling does not prepare one for entering the business world. http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2010/dec/20/wikileaks-cables-businessmen-richard-branson

Sir Ken Robinson: Creativity is as important as literacy

Do Schools Destroy Creativity? – Ken Robinson

February 5th 2009

By the age of 10 children’s ability to generate several possible solutions is destroyed by education.

Ken Robinson explains how divergent thinking is destroyed in 10yr olds by our current education system – So what do we do?

The real energy choices we have

Fantastic!! David Mackay explains in terms of the amount of daily light bulbs we use, what our choices are. David MacKay, is the Scientific Advisor to the Department of Energy and Climate Change, UK addressed energy issues at a recent presentation . Very good.