Posted by: crisdiaz24 | March 29, 2011

KEN ROBINSON ON EDUCATION AND MULTIPLE INTELLIGENCES

KEN ROBINSON ON EDUCATION

0.    The little six-year-old girl told her teacher that he would know ________________ in a minute. → what God looked like.

1.    The three four-year-old boys, disguised as the three Kings, were wearing ________________ on their heads.

2.    Both the little girl and the three little boys were not afraid of ________________.

3.    Our education system is predicated on the idea of ________________ ability.

4.    Our educational systems were invented to meet the needs of ________________.

5.    The most useful subjects for work used to be placed ________________.

6.    The whole system of public education is a protracted process of ________________.

7.    Many very talented people think they are not brilliant because the subjects they were good at at school were not ________________.

8.    In the next thirty years more people will be ________________ through education than since the beginning of history.

9.    More people will get university degrees owing to the combination of ________________ and its transformation effect on work, and demography and the huge explosion of population.

10.  Where you first needed a BA to get a job, you now need a(n) ________________.

VOCABULARY

Frankincense: a thick sticky liquid that produces a sweet smell when burned and is obtained from a tree that grows in eastern Africa and Asia.

Protracted: lasting for a long time or made to last longer.

To be predicated on something: If an idea or argument is predicated on something, it depends on the existence or truth of this thing.

 

KEY

 

1. TEA TOWELS

2. BEING WRONG

3. ACADEMIC

4. INDUSTRIALISM

5. AT THE TOP

6. UNIVERSITY ENTRANCE

7. VALUED

8. GRADUATING

9. TECHNOLOGY

10. MA


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