Education Matters

The Fifth Annual Jolita Hylland Benson Education Lecture took place April 17, 2014, at Pacific Lutheran University. Dr. Milton Chen will share insights from his 2010 book Education Nation, which was selected as one of the 10 best books of 2010 by the American School Board Journal.

Dr. Chen discussed how school systems are reinventing themselves, focusing on six edges of innovation in our nation's schools.  These edges include the:

  • Thinking Edge
  • Curriculum Edge
  • Technology Edge
  • Edge of Time and Place
  • Co-Teaching Edge
  • Youth Edge

You may watch the lecture by clicking on the following links:  Clip 1, Clip 2, Clip 3, Clip 4 

Click here to read about past lectures.