Starting to articulate why we’re building Socratic, and for whom.
Technology in education has historically been a story of control and limited access.
The main sources of information for students were their textbooks and their teachers. Both were limited: either in content, or in time. Research happened in libraries, closed after school. Lab computers…
Great teaching is transformative. None of us at Socratic would be where we are today if it weren’t for the teachers who shaped us.
The best teachers have the power to take any idea, no matter how difficult, and make it accessible, relatable, and exciting. But teaching is complex and nuanced, and…
Terrifying. The only thing being learned in this classroom is complacency. That’s pretty much the most dangerous virus we could be infecting the next generation with.
Thank god this guy had the resolve to stand up to this.
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Here are enshrined the longing of great hearts and noble things that tower above the tide, the magic word that winged wonder starts, the garnered wisdom that never dies.