HOME / The Hive : Collective wisdom. The 21st-Century Classroom American classrooms are outdated. Slate seeks your great ideas for how to modernize them. By Linda Perlstein|Updated Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010, at 6:57 AM Tweet Look at this Magnum Photos gallery on classrooms for inspiration. SINGLE PAGE Page: Tweet MYSLATE Save this story. Follow all The Hive articles. Follow the News and Politics section. Follow stories by Linda Perlstein. MySlate is a new tool that lets you track your favorite parts of Slate. You can follow authors and sections, track comment threads you're interested in, and more. SLATE'S MOST VIRAL Rule No. 1 for Female Academics: Don’t Have a Baby How Can You Survive in an Air Bubble 100 Feet Underwater for Three Days? Wu-Tang’s GZA Teaches Kids Science With Least-Lame Classroom Rap Ever Click here to load comments.