TED Talk on "The Game Layer"

Really interesting debate, and provides thoughts about how to influence education – see minute 7.30 onwards. “School is a game, it’s just not a terribly well-designed game”. Why do we have a game in which you can lose? Why can you not gain experience points and move up from a B to an A!

TED Talk on Infographics (by @infobeautiful)

I love infographics, and am always looking out for great visual ways to represent information (can’t always do it myself, but can appreciate a good one by someone else) – and love this TED Talk, and particularly salient for those discussions re: the power of the media, see from about minute 3, an infographic of […]