The LearningWeb Revolution and the Transformation of the School by Leonard J. Waks

Helen Crompton

Abstract


On examination of the book’s cover, I believed the images and title would be leading me into reading surface level facts about how technology can be used to support education. I was very wrong. This book was designed to deliver a strong message to all stakeholders in education. Leonard Waks has written this book to present a new type of educational organization as an alternative to the high school system that is in place in the North America today. He clearly states that his ideas do not attempt to fix the broken model, but he strongly advocates for a completely new paradigm.

Waks postulates that we are in an epoch of educational unrest...

Keywords


Educational alternatives; progressive education; alternative education; difference; educational theory; educational philosophy; home education; education policy

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