Harvard Graduate School of Education hosted the Future of Learning Conference . While I was not fortunate to attend, I did follow the twitter discussion (#hgsefol and #hgsepzfol). I discovered a presentation by David Perkins.
Elements of the presentation include a discussion of the future of learning:
The Six Beyonds (above).
- Beyond Local
- Beyond Content
- Beyond Topics
- Beyond Prescribed Studies
- Beyond Discrete Disciplines
- Beyond the Traditional Disciplines
What kind of learning?
Niche learning: understanding the process of mitosis
Lifeworthy learning: Studying communicable disease and how they are spread
Reimagine education with much less niche learning~ David Perkins