Education


From achievement gaps in public education to alternative college paths, our generation is flipping education upside down, and ushering in a new wave of socially conscious education. From online courses to non-hierarchical schools, social innovation education hubs to literacy initiatives, education in the 21st century is changing in big ways. Find out about campaigns and initiatives going on, and find resources to educate yourself to bring forth a thriving, just, sustainable world.

Education Access


Institute for College Access and Success

The Campaign for Educational Equity @ Columbia University

Education for All campaign

White House “Educate to Innovate” campaign

Alternative Higher Education Paths

UnCollege

News Article, “Plan B: Skip College”   

Innovations in Education

The Mosiac Project 

Class Central.com - A Complete List of Online Courses at Harvard, MIT, Stanford, Berkely, etc

TED: Ideas Worth Spreading

TED ED: Lessons Worth Sharing

Evolving Wisdom - Transformative Education for a Changing World

Skillshare, a community marketplace for classes

Khan Academy: Learn Almost Anything for Free 

Retreats and other Educational Opportunities

YES! World 

Generation Waking Up summer leadership rereats

Rites of Passage Programs & Traditions

Coming soon!

Films, Books, and Videos

Video, “Ken Robinson says School Kill Creativity” via Ted.com

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Video: College Freshmen Katharine Dye on Alternative Education

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TED talk Video: Charles Leadbeater, "Education Innovation in the Slums" via Ted.com

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Peaceable Revolution through Education, book by Catherine Cadden