How do ideas of the future inform action in the present? Anticipating and wondering what changes could happen and where that would create a shift in our Education system so it better meets demands of the knowledge society.
"... We need to replace the industrial-age assemble line metaphor with a metaphor that works in the knowledge-age context - one that is based on the idea of a system, or a network, that has multiple possibilities, multiple connections, and multiple pathways."
Jane Gilbert (2005) The Knowledge Society and the Future of Education
What do multiple pathways look like in a classroom?
Multiple pathways to where? Achievement? Success? Knowledge building? Collaboration? A Learner profile?
Are you exploring using a new metaphor? What is it? What would the new metaphor look like on a t-shirt design?