(All definitions from dictionary.com)
Is a school “an institution where instruction is given,”or is it a place where we come together to create and share knowledge?
Is a classroom “a room, as in a school or college, in which classes are held,” or is it any place we can learn with others or on our own?
Is learning “knowledge acquired by systematic study in any field of scholarly application,” or is it knowledge created through exploration, inquiry and construction for our own application?
Is a teacher “a person who instructs,” or is it a person who “models and demonstrates” learning?
Is curriculum “a particular course of study in a school, college” that is delivered to the student, or is it more about a particular passion, around which a student constructs her own study?
Is assessment “the evaluation of a student’s achievement on a course,” or is it about the student reflecting deeply on the process?
Is a credential “evidence of authority, status, rights, entitlement to privileges, or the like, usually in written form,” or is it a peer-reviewed collection of artifacts, acts and shared learning?
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