First edition of eduhack14 was a great start with a lot of local action and inspiring hangouts connecting the international locations.
BY PHILIPPE GREIER
The post orignally has been published on present-e.org/hacking-the-movement/
24H EDUCATION HACKATHON………??? WTF??? WHAT IS THAT?
How many times have we heard that question? In many places around the world. 1 month ago nobody had a clear picture what it would be. But on March 14th/15th and 16th 12 brave local communities took on the adventure to find it out – together. In 12 countries on 4 continents – connected via Facebook, Twitter Google and Skype.
All with the same vision: Getting in shape for the 21st century and transforming our education systems. Hacking existing systems. Meaning finding disruptive solutions for a systemic change in a world that has changed tremendiously. For 24 hours 12 learning communities bonded within their region with local networks and shared their results and experience globally. The results were breath taking. Here are some stories.
WHAT HAS HAPPENED ON THE WEEKEND OF MARCH 14TH/15TH/16TH? SOME EXAMPLES FROM THE…
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