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Teach Kids that Learning is Cool

Can You Teach Kids that Learning is Cool? Gates Foundation Betting on It!

At the school district I live in, I am told that the coolest kids in Middle School are the ones who are perceived as the smartest.  Not the athletes.  Not the beautiful crowd.  This was not the Middle School that I attended.  Now Bill and Melinda Gates are betting that, through the magic and $ of the Gates Foundation, they can teach kids that learning is cool!  More power to them!  This is how they are doing it: Read more…