The Discovery Museums & Goodnow Library Foundation Speaker Series: Dr. Woodie Flowers
What is the Future of Education?: Education vs. Training
What is the difference between education and training? How can we foster the things that make us uniquely human? Dr. Woodie Flowers, Emeritus Professor of Mechanical Engineering at MIT and National Advisor to the FIRST Robotics Competition, will discuss our need to rebalance education and focus on the types of learning that will prepare young people for success in the future.
Registration is now open at http://bit.ly/Flowers2015
The event is free of charge but pre-registration is required. A wait list is expected.
Beer and wine will be available at no charge, as well as hors d’oeuvres and dessert.