In America alone, 8,300 students dropout of school every day and are responsible for 74% of the crimes committed. Those same people are also unqualified for 90% of jobs. And even if they do graduate, 19% of them can't read. What kind of world are we living in? We're drowning in information, yet starving for knowledge. Why is this? What exactly is education? What does it mean to learn, or to teach? How can students and teachers thrive? And what technologies can assist?