Learners and Agency

“Are we teaching in a way that is going to create the types of students who can harness and leverage this new media environment, or are we failing our students?”
–Dr. Michael Wesch, Associate Professor of Cultural Anthropology, Kansas State University, and 2008 Carnegie Professor of the Year for Doctoral and Research Institutions, quoted in “Video Uses Student Voices to Explore New Directions in Education,” by Tushar Rae, The Chronicle of Higher Education Wired Campus, January 26, 2011.

What follows are three videos by Michael Wesch that explore this question.

 

 

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