UNlearning Is the Key to Implementing NEW Learning

UNlearning for NEW learning.

What is the value of unlearning?

The most obvious benefit is recognizing and stopping the stifling mindset that is manifested unintentionally when we feel we know.

It’s the ‘this is how I or we’ve always done it’ syndrome. The ability to rid yourself of old ideas that are no longer relevant will be the key as to succeeding in, and staying relevant in, the future.

“The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learnunlearn, and relearn.”  
Alvin Toffler
futurist & philosopher
Feb 3, 2014

Author: Nini White

Teacher, K-12, for 20+ years. Mother of 2 sons. Writer. Consultant. Presenter at educational and after school conferences. Enthusiastic about everything that gets kids thinking and acting as if their thoughts and actions matter. (Deeply concerned about everything that stunts or inhibits kids inclination to think constructively, creatively and critically.)

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