How any country can lead
the learning revolution: so can you
Now it's your turn. The Learning
Revolution is yours to shape.
Almost everything that idealistic dreamers ever
imagined is now possible. The knowledge exists to create the world's first truly learned
society. That learning revolution will flower fastest when it brings together all these
Introduce great infant-development and parenting programs.
world in interactive communications technology.
the proven best methods of learning.
school-business partnerships and initiatives.
retraining a top priority.
farsighted government leadership.
learning a philosophy.
Build on the
strengths of each nation's own culture.
students to be teachers as well as learners.
Already exciting models are showing that revolution in
The Singapore centralized leadership
On a centralized Government level, the biggest challenge has been thrown
down by the Government of Singapore.
Its master plan we've
already covered: a $US1.5 billion program to introduce the world's best educational
technology to schools and society. It is using that for teaching new skills, with high
emphasis on creative thinking and lifelong learning. It's also built in positive steps to
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