Sugata Mitra

Sugata Mitra: The Man Behind Hole-in-the-Wall

Sugata Mitra is Professor of Educational Technology at the School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences at Newcastle University, UK. He was given the One Million dollar TED Prize in 2013 in recognition of his work and to help build a School in the Cloud, a creative online space where…

Albert Bandura

Albert Bandura: The Mind Behind Social Learning Theory

Bandura’s work is considered part of the cognitive revolution in psychology that began in the late 1960s. His theories have had tremendous impact on personality psychology, cognitive psychology, education and psychotherapy.

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Maria Montessorrie: The Lady Behind Montessorrie System of Education

Montessori stood out not just because of her gender, but because she was actually intent on mastering the subject matter. She won a series of scholarships at medical school which, together with the money she earned through private tuition, enabled her to pay for most of her medical education. Her…

Ken Robbinson

Sir Ken Robinson: The Man Who Asserts Schools Kill Creatvity

Sir Ken Robinson, PhD is an internationally recognized leader in the development of creativity, innovation and human resources in education and in business. He is also one of the world’s leading speakers on these topics, with a profound impact on audiences everywhere. The videos of his famous 2006 and 2010…