Sir Michael Barber was a key figure in government in UK looking at education policy. He now works with Pearson Group looking at big issues of what’s happening (and what should be happening) in educational reform and innovation around the world.
He was recently the lead author on a report looking at innovation in education entitled ‘Oceans of innovation’. Here’s a video of him talking about the report and some of the key conclusions in it. There’s a link below the video to download the report itself: