A second bite … at technology-based education (Part 2)

Here’s another second bite on how technology can transform education. This teacher/blogger talks about why, when guitars had been around for centuries, the electric guitar suddenly transformed music. His intriguing answer is:

1) Mass production: Enough instruments had to be available to anyone how could afford one.

2) Inspiration: Most importantly, artists had to emerge who could use this innovation to inspire others: Chuck Berry, Eric Clapton, and Jimi Hendrix, etc.

Edweek.org link

So how do we all become guitar heroes? Any thoughts?

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