The Key Motives Driving LRNteach and my Work with Vision Mexico and Fundación Pierre Viret

‘Educate’ comes from the Latin ‘educare’ meaning ‘to draw out.’ In this brief blog I want to draw out the purpose of LRNteach and related websites, and my day-to-day work teaching at the Fundación Pierre Viret. I have to write something in preparation for an interview...

Sal Khan (with a severe cold!) on Future Talk choice quotes

Interviewer “Our society is heavily dependent on technology, but maintaining that technology  requires people who are very well educated, especially in math’ and science, but our methods of teaching math’ have hardly changed in the past several...

Salman Khan Talk at the MIT Club of Northern California – selected quotes

“A real school has to be more than just video, you have to have interaction with other people, you have to have practice, you have to have assessment…” “…you see ‘one plus one’ on the same page as vector calculus you’re...

Sal Khan Interview with Andrew Warner of Mixergy.com – choice quotes, quotations, citations

Interviewer “I went through the courses in preparation for this interview … I got so into a history course that I almost stopped working… on the ride over [to a conference] I’m going to watch you teach me history, it’s that frickin’...