Meet the EduPunks


Meet the EduPunks: Radical Self-educators Start a Movement

One night in 2008 at a Brooklyn bar, Jim Groom, a technologist at the University of Mary Washington, coined a term that is changing the way the world looks at education. The word is edupunk, and it speaks to the need for educational reform—reform that, to some extent, already has begun.

Ordinary people are taking education into their own hands using web-2.0 tools. And classrooms, lectures, and curriculums are changing…

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Author: Bill

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