Tag Archives: knowledge economy

Is education a human right?

Last week my class went to see Salman Khan speak about Khan academy and universal education. My students enjoyed it. Education policy is a priority for a number of them. They said as much when I asked what they would like President Obama to accomplish in his second term.  They are particularly interested in moving […]

Hello world!

This is my first blog post embarking on a new adventure.  In April, I am going to Nepal for a year to do research for a project entitled, Alchemists of the Revolution?: Politics of Educated Unemployed Youth. This is a joint project carried out by a research team of six in northern India, Nepal, and […]