Here is a very provocative and interesting video on changing education paradigms. I am particularly impressed with the white board prowess of the creator. Take some time and check it out, it worth a look. Special thanks to Cory Cullen, Hempfield teacher, for the heads up on this one!
I used to think Google was pretty amazing... Well, move over Google, you met your match. Take a few seconds and check out WolframAlpha... its a powerful new COMPUTATION engine that's perfect for teachers and students alike. Be careful, it might blow your socks off.