Lee Crockett is a managing partner at the 21st Century Fluency Project. In that role, he works with schools and districts on developing programs to foster skills needed in today’s world. He’s also an author of a number of books, including this one.
Through 45 episodes of this podcast, this is one of the most interesting episodes — especially if you’re fascinated by education or the future of American civilization (I realize that sounded dramatic, but it’s true in some respects). There are nice parts here contrasting the U.S. with other nations’ school systems, as well.
Here’s Lee talking about “living on the future edge:”