Photo by Christine Roy on Unsplash The Sovereign Individual: Mastering the Transition to the Information Age, provides an incredibly accurate roadmap of the Information Age so far. Yet the book was written 20 years ago! Before the invention of the mobile internet, before remote work, and before communications platforms like Facebook. Despite being published so many … Continue reading The Sovereign Individual: What You Need to Know & Why
Standardized education is broken. To improve it we must adapt it to a curriculum for the Information Age. This essay is a focus on where and why the curriculum must change.
Standardized processes like education are easy to manipulate and they create unintended consequences. These second and third order effects create reality distortion, where intended purpose of standardization and the inevitable game-ification of that process yield unintended outcomes.