The Learning Renaissance

The Purpose of School

A very simple infographic via Dylan Wiliam explaining the importance of an education based on attitudes, behaviours and competences rather than simply content-based learning… Source: Visual Thinkery – Bryan Mathers

February 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Einstein on Education

February 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Time to Think and Create

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 … Continue reading

February 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Listen

I’m regularly driving or walking about in the morning and afternoons when school is starting or finishing. A phenomena I’m seeing more and more is that of parents, particularly mums, … Continue reading

February 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

Disruptive Learning Strategies

The term ‘disruptive’ is often used in terms of promoting the rate of change in an organisation. It is applied equally to the economy and to education. The word tends … Continue reading

February 1, 2016 · Leave a comment