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It's a Vision Thing: Our Own Politicians Could Learn a Lot from the Forward-Thinking Efforts Being Made Internationally to Reform Education

@article{Fletcher2006ItsAV,
  title={It's a Vision Thing: Our Own Politicians Could Learn a Lot from the Forward-Thinking Efforts Being Made Internationally to Reform Education},
  author={Geoffrey H. Fletcher},
  journal={T.H.E. Journal Technological Horizons in Education},
  year={2006},
  volume={33},
  pages={16}
}
  • G. Fletcher
  • Published 1 August 2006
  • Education
  • T.H.E. Journal Technological Horizons in Education
NICHOLAS NEGROPONTE CERTAINLY has been getting a lot of exposure these days, both in the national and international press and at conferences--most recently at the National Educational Computing Conference in San Diego. And deservedly so. A founder of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab, Negroponte is now sharing his vision of a low-cost computing device that can be used to transform education and eventually the economies of third-world nations. His determination to turn that…