Alternative Educational Models

As I sit in my office in Boston working on our Strategic Plan for Curriculum at THINK Global School, I find myself looking at other models of Alternative Education. We all know that the American educational system is broken and maybe somewhere amongst these alternative models, we can find solutions! If you would like to research along with me, check some of these links out. And share your thoughts below.

Educational Models

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Montessori_education

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Waldorf_education

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reggio_Emilia_approach

100 languages of children

http://www.thewonderoflearning.com/?lang=en_GB

For Curriculum Committee

http://www.ted.com/talks/sugata_mitra_the_child_driven_education.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h11u3vtcpaY

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