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Gabriela Ybarra

Ms in Integrated Marketing, New York University

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Can you share any innovative education techniques that you have used or know about?

How are education systems adapting to the new times and technologies?
Which institutions and teachers are taking the lead?
How are you using new media to engage students in the learning?

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    Mar 18 2011: Do less. We're inclined to do too much. Establish a simple form, cultivate curiosity, and promote divergent thinking within this structure. I think of this less as a technique and more as how we all truly learn in life.

    Check out Christopher Guest's interview with Charlie Rose. His approach to film making is an ideal model for effective learning.

    The sound is out of sync on this clip. But it's worth watching: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G61Wz45bDDc&feature=related

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