3D Stars-n-Stripes Glasses
Anyone who spends even a little bit of time in the edu-blogosphere eventually begins to realize that we Yanks tend to assume that the world of education must revolve around the planet of American.
Ain't This Good Enough?
Sure, we love our "global" projects and love to spout off about how we have colleagues in our digital Rolodex from all parts of the globe.
But we tend to be -- well -- just a bit US-centric in our thinking.
Perhaps we oughta stretch our lens a bit further into the known universe and agree to let the rest of the world shine a bit, too. (wink)
Just a Teaser
Essentially, UK celebs are invited into a classroom setting to talk about their memories of being students. Accents aside, the stories are truly universal.
While there is no one way of pulling this off, I'm gonna toss into the mix a quick episode -- regarding exams -- from Channel 4's The Law of the Playground, now one of my favorite edu-candy discoveries of the summer.
Some course language in a few of the episodes, but I'm sure all of us are big boys/gals and can filter out such things in the spirit of broadening our minds.