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TEDTalks : Salman Khan - Let's Use Video to Reinvent Education

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Summary

  • Salman Khan talks about how and why he created the remarkable Khan Academy, a carefully structured series of educational videos offering complete curricula in math and, now, other subjects. He shows the power of interactive exercises, and calls for teachers to consider flipping the traditional classroom script: give students video lectures to watch at home, and do "homework" in the classroom with the teacher available to help.

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  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on October 07, 2012.
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Contents

  • What Is Khan Academy? (3:12) -- Teacher Input (4:03) -- Value of Video Learning (2:18) -- Knowledge Map (1:15) -- Self-Paced Learning (3:29) -- Humanization of Education (1:57) -- Bill Gates on Kahn Academy (3:50) -- Credits: TEDTalks: Salman Khan: Let's Use Video to Reinvent Education (0:05)
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