Links to thoughts on re-creating education, from other thinkers.
Sugata's famous Hole in the Wall project demonstrated how young kids could figure out how to use a PC to learn on their own. More amazingly, those kids could learn almost anything, in groups of four. Here's a link to his speech.
"Personalized learning is shaking up the classroom and letting students go at their own pace."
"One study found that among 62 schools using personalized learning, students made more progress in two years than their peers at other schools. They started below the national average in reading and math; two years later, they were above it."
Here's more on what Bill Gates has written on improving education.
Sal Khan of Khan Academy wrote a book in 2012. He explained the history of education, and how to improve what we have been doing for the last hundred years, and what the future will look like. Here is a link.