The Learning Renaissance

Visualizing 21st-Century Classroom Design | Edutopia

These five steps are essential in creating a 21st-century classroom: establishing zones, ensuring resource accessibility, encouraging mobility, igniting inspiration, and fostering respect. Source: Visualizing 21st-Century Classroom Design | Edutopia Advertisements

October 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Educational Leadership

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Thought For The Day: Teach Like a Pineapple

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Maps: The theatre of the empire of Great Britaine | University of Cambridge

One of five known sets of proof maps prepared for John Speed’s ‘The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine’, which was published in 1611/12. The maps were printed from … Continue reading

September 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Freedom

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Thought For The Day: The Hardest Part

September 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Smile

September 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Socrates on Teaching

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Thought For The Day: What Survives

September 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

Warning over ‘looming secondary school place squeeze’ | BBC News

A potential shortage of school places looms ahead in secondary schools in England, councils are warning. The Local Government Association says schools will be thousands of places short over the … Continue reading

September 7, 2017 · 1 Comment

Thought For The Day: Inspire Me

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Thought For The Day: Awaken Joy

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Thought For The Day: Classroom Drama

August 31, 2017 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Steven Spielberg on Mentoring

August 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Maths teachers hit out at ‘extraordinary’ funding decision | BBC News

Teachers have hit out at an “extraordinary decision” to cease funding a key A-level maths project. Underground Mathematics had won the backing of a government commissioned review into post-16 maths in England. It … Continue reading

August 27, 2017 · 1 Comment

Thought For The Day: Are You Ready?

August 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Don’t you just hate “Target Grades”

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Well perhaps not “hate” but they do concern me for a number of reasons. It won’t be long before the UK starts school again but I…

August 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

Learndirect rated ‘inadequate’ in Ofsted report | BBC News

Training company Learndirect has been branded by Ofsted as “inadequate” – the worst rating the watchdog can give. Inspectors found not enough learners achieved the skills and qualifications to progress … Continue reading

August 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

Injunction lifted on critical Ofsted report | BBC News

The future of one of the UK’s largest adult-training providers is in question after it failed to block publication of a critical report by Ofsted inspectors. Learndirect had obtained an … Continue reading

August 17, 2017 · 1 Comment

Thought For The Day: Sleep Well?

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Thought For The Day: Teach the Children

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Thought For The Day: Teacher Confession

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Thought For The Day: Awakener

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Meet the Guides encouraging girls into science and tech | BBC News

Can girlguiding encourage more girls to take up science, technology, economics and maths? The World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts is updating its image with a number of … Continue reading

July 30, 2017 · Leave a comment

Secondary school pupil numbers set for 19% rise by 2026 | BBC News

The number of pupils in England’s secondary schools is set to rise by almost a fifth within the next decade.Government figures show there are expected to be around half a … Continue reading

July 27, 2017 · 1 Comment

Thought For The Day: John C Crosby on Mentoring

July 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

10 charts that show the effect of tuition fees | BBC News

University tuition fees in England have become a political battleground – with renewed calls that they should be scrapped.When they were increased a few years ago to £9,000 they became … Continue reading

July 22, 2017 · Leave a comment