Technologies and human engagement

November 3, 2015 in Economy

According to the OECD, the problem rather than being the instrument itself, lies in the way it is used

Magoso’s music

October 22, 2015 in Economy

A slum in Nairobi, a school for hope

When philosophy helps to learn

September 3, 2015 in Philosophy

A research carried out in British schools highlights the positive effects of dialectics

It’s great to go to school - Alessandro Benetton blog

It’s great to go to school

November 15, 2013 in Philosophy

"We often forget how lucky we are to go to school. In some parts of the world, getting to school is an ordeal and receiving an education is an accomplishment."

The university of the future is born in San Francisco - Alessandro Benetton blog

The university of the future is born in San Francisco

November 15, 2013 in Philosophy

A few months ago, as I mentioned here, Lawrence Summers, the former president of Harvard University, questioned the relevance of the classroom-based model of university lecturing

Ideas are not enough, the context is also important

Ideas are not enough, the context is also important

November 16, 2012 in Economy

What do you really need in order to do business?

Education: let’s not keep everything the same just because "it has always been done that way” - Alessandro Benetton blog

Education: let’s not keep everything the same just because “it has always been done that way”

April 20, 2012 in Philosophy

I recently read an article on education in the Italian daily newspaper La Repubblica. The article was inspired by a request made by an association of French parents, according to whom homework should no longer be assigned

Keep humanities alive - The Alessandro Benetton blog

Keep humanities alive

March 8, 2012 in Philosophy

Let’s go back to the subject of education.This is one of my favourite topics because it regards the future of young people and, therefore, the future of our society as a whole.

 
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