Khan Academy: The future of education? – 60 Minutes – CBS News. I have been familiar with the Khan Academy videos for a few years now and have recommended them to friends and other educators. The level to which the videos and concept has been elevated is changing the face of education in many places and is spreading. The flipped classroom, the Universal Design Learning method of providing instruction are proving themselves beneficial to our societies diverse learners. These videos will help teachers better tailor instruction to individuals without leaving anyone behind or bored.