SHIFTING TO A DIFFERENT GEAR: Count Canada as joining the ranks of the edu-anxious. From Canada's Globe and Mail: "While Canadian schools have fared well in international rankings....we're slipping." The answer could be online, Khan-style flipped classrooms, says the piece. Interesting analogy from COO Shantanu Sinha: "Right now, we build minds the same way we build cars." And we all know how that went in the U.S.