Mastery Learning

Mastery Learning

Sal Kahn [ EDU 2.0 ] I’m here today to talk about the two ideas that, at least based on my observations at Khan Academy, are kind of the core, or the key leverage points for learning. It’s the idea of mastery and the idea of mindset. I saw this in the early days working with my cousins. A lot of them were

How To Grow Your Brain

How To Grow Your Brain

Sal Khan [ Neurogenesis ] We know that our brain is what makes us us. It’s what does all of our thinking. It’s what processes all of the sensory input from the outside world and creates this reality in our brain that we experience. It is us. The question is: what is the brain actually made up of? It’s primarily made up of

Reinventing Education

Reinventing Education

Sal Kahn [ EDU 2.0 ] Khan Academy is most known for its collection of videos, so before I go any further, let me show you a little bit of a montage. . . . We now have on the order of 2,200 videos, covering everything from basic arithmetic, all the way to vector calculus, and some of the stuff that you saw