The MoonshotEdu show is dedicated to challenging the status quo in conventional education, exploring educational innovation and entrepreneurship, and getting more deeply informed about the possibilities in education. It is a place to celebrate curiosity, human agency, and a love of learning. This is a podcast for people who want to explore ideas that matter and join in helping to create the future of education.
060 - An Interview with Nadine Strossen About Why Free Speech Matters and Implications for Education
In this interview with Nadine Strossen, former president of the ACLU and author of HATE: Why We Should Resist It with Free Speech, Not Censorship, we discuss the importance of free speech and the role that education institutions can play in preserving it.
059 An Interview with David Price About Co-Creating the Future of Education
In this episode of the show, we continue our exploration of futures in education with eye-opening and thought-provoking insights from David Price, futurist and author of Open: How We'll Work, Live, and Learn in the Future.
058 - An Interview with Jerry Muller About the Tyranny of Metrics
We live in an ever-growing age of big data, metrics and analytics. What are the implications for education? Is there a potential dark side to these metrics? If so, what is it and how might we respond. We explore these and related questions with Dr. Jerry Muller, author of The Tyranny of Metrics.
057 - An Interview with Bryan Alexander About Imagining Possible Futures in Education
In this interview with Bryan Alexander, we explore the power of scenarios and questions for imagining new and promising futures in education.
056 - An Interview with Karen Myers of The Fred Rogers Center
In this interview with Karen Myers, we explore the incredible, inspiring, persistent, and incredibly relevant legacy of Fred Rogers.
055 - An Interview with 9 Billion Schools on How Learning Should be as Different as Fingerprints
Lauren Della Bella and Dick Thomas, authors of 9 Billion Schools, join the show to discuss the importance of learning space design, how learning should be as individual as fingerprints, and much more.