Educating the Virtual Generation

It may be a little intimidating to think of preschoolers who are as comfortable with a laptop as they are with crayons and finger paint, but it is happening. I'm actually excited to think that the practice of having students memorize and regurgitate may be going the way of the dodo. How fantastic would it be to have a generation of learners focused on creative, innovative, critical thought? Here's an interesting clip about upcoming trends in education:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_A-ZVCjfWf8