Changing Education Paradigms

A friend of ours posted this on facebook.  It is only part of a full lecture, but is well worth a look, if only for the incredible animation.

And the full lecture without the animation:

And in the interests of a balanced view, there is also a (long) rebuttal essay on the following link, which may be of interest.  All very thought provoking, if you are in the mood to be provoked.  Enjoy!