The Learning Renaissance

Time to Think and Create

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In the headlong rush to define curriculum content, schools often forego the time and space to allow students to work independently and problem solve on issues which engage them. Our friends at Edutopia recently published this article about the problem of developing creativity and problem-solving among children.

Read the blog post by Patrick Waters here: Encouraging Neurodiversity in Your Makerspace or Classroom | Edutopia

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I'm convinced we can, as a species, do much better than this if we set our minds to being much more positive and productive towards our fellow humans. The solution is learning - creating independent and autonomous learners who can problem solve, innovate and create a better more equitable and sustainable world. My books, Future Proof Your School and Re-Examining Success together with this blog, explore how better learning outcomes for all can be achieved.

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