Salman Khan was a hedge fund trader until he discovered that technology can and should fundamentally alter the traditional teacher-is-lecturer model. In a radical assertion he concluded that teachers are often in the way of learning. His assertion is backed with data. Moreover, anyone watching teh video below will immediately grasp the key benefit of his programs, which ‘flip the classroom’ and leverage ‘pause-and-repeat functionality’. Through brilliant content and simple technology we can help students onto the same page and further close the achievement gap. His approach is as exciting as it was inevitable.
Learn at your own pace? Khan has nailed that proposition. (1,046,498 Views)