A 21st Century Education Videos

This series includes 10-15 minute videos on the best ideas in school reform and innovation. It is meant to start the conversation about how to make change happen. Created by Pearson Foundation and Mobile Learning Institute.

The first set of films profile and explore the following:

  • Steve Barr and the Takeover of Locke High School in Watts
  • James Dierke and Leadership Models for Urban Middle Schools
  • David “T.C.” Ellis and Essential Learning at Hip Hop High
  • Randall Fielding and Designing Schools for 21st Century Learning
  • Stephen Heppell and Empowering Young Learners
  • Jean Johnson, Notschool.net and Online Learning for Disaffected Youth
  • Doug McCurry and the Success of Achievement First
  • George McKenna and Personalizing Public Education
  • Alan November and the Myths and Opportunities of Technology
  • Larry Rosenstock and Project-based Learning at High Tech High
  • Elliot Soloway/Cathie Norris and Educating the Mobile Generation
  • Yong Zhao: No Child Left Behind and Global Competitiveness