Ep. 21: Reframing Education By Erasing the Deficit Mindset With Yong Zhao
by Drew Perkins, Director of TeachThought Professional Development
This is episode 21 of the TeachThought Podcast!
Drew Perkins talks with internationally recognized education thought leader Yong Zhao about reframing education from a standardized and deficit mindset to one that builds on student strengths. Also discussed were two of his recent books, Counting What Counts: Reframing Education Outcomes and Never Send a Human to Do a Machine’s Job: Correcting the Top 5 EdTech Mistakes.
Links & Resources Mentioned In This Episode:
- Yong Zhao: web site, Twitter
- Counting What Counts: Reframing Education Outcomes
- Never Send a Human to Do a Machine’s Job: Correcting the Top 5 EdTech Mistakes
- Todd Rose, End of Average
- Richard Florida, Rise of the Creative Class
- Daniel Pink, A Whole New Mind
*Also published at TeachThought.com
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