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The Resource The one world schoolhouse : education reimagined, Salman Khan

The one world schoolhouse : education reimagined, Salman Khan

Label
The one world schoolhouse : education reimagined
Title
The one world schoolhouse
Title remainder
education reimagined
Statement of responsibility
Salman Khan
Title variation
  • 1 world schoolhouse
  • One world school house
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
""The founder of the Khan Academy -- the world's most popular free online learning site -- tells the story of his school's astonishing success, and shares his revolutionary vision for the future of education."--
Summary
The founder of the Khan Academy, a former hedge funder who originally tried to help his struggling niece with her algebra, describes the methods used in his new approach to learning and teaching, which has become a worldwide phenomenon
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10146686
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1976-
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Khan, Salman
Dewey number
371.33/44678
Index
index present
LC call number
LB1044.87
LC item number
.K485 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Internet in education
  • Education and globalization
  • Self-culture
Target audience
adult
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education reimagined
Label
The one world schoolhouse : education reimagined, Salman Khan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Original publication and copyright date: 2012
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
A free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere -- pt. 1. Learning to teach. Teaching Nadia -- No-frills videos -- Focusing on the content -- Mastery learning -- How education happens -- Filling in the gaps -- pt. 2. The broken model. Questioning customs -- The Prussian model -- Swiss cheese learning -- Tests and testing -- Tracking creativity -- Homework -- Flipping the classroom -- The economics of schooling -- pt. 3. Into the real world. Theory versus practice -- The Khan Academy software -- The leap to a real classroom -- Fun and games -- Taking the plunge -- The Los Altos experiment -- Education for all ages -- pt. 4. The one world schoolhouse. Embracing uncertainty -- My background as a student -- The spirit of the one room schoolhouse -- Teaching as a team sport -- Ordered chaos is a good thing -- Redefining summer -- The future of transcripts -- Serving the underserved -- The future of credentials -- What college could be like -- Making time for creativity
Control code
ocn827082713
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st trade ed.
Extent
vi, 259 p.
Isbn
9781455508372
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)827082713
Label
The one world schoolhouse : education reimagined, Salman Khan
Publication
Note
Original publication and copyright date: 2012
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
A free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere -- pt. 1. Learning to teach. Teaching Nadia -- No-frills videos -- Focusing on the content -- Mastery learning -- How education happens -- Filling in the gaps -- pt. 2. The broken model. Questioning customs -- The Prussian model -- Swiss cheese learning -- Tests and testing -- Tracking creativity -- Homework -- Flipping the classroom -- The economics of schooling -- pt. 3. Into the real world. Theory versus practice -- The Khan Academy software -- The leap to a real classroom -- Fun and games -- Taking the plunge -- The Los Altos experiment -- Education for all ages -- pt. 4. The one world schoolhouse. Embracing uncertainty -- My background as a student -- The spirit of the one room schoolhouse -- Teaching as a team sport -- Ordered chaos is a good thing -- Redefining summer -- The future of transcripts -- Serving the underserved -- The future of credentials -- What college could be like -- Making time for creativity
Control code
ocn827082713
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st trade ed.
Extent
vi, 259 p.
Isbn
9781455508372
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)827082713

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