We create our own lives but we are not taught creativity.

We create our own lives but we are not taught creativity.

According to Unesco, “80% of the world’s learners are now being kept out of educational institutions by country-wide closures.”  This sobering reality means that we are now faced with the results of, as one teacher recently put it, “ …an enormous experiment executed with very short notice.”  As we await the conclusions from this experiment, it seems…

How understanding core cognitive skills and your personality type can boost your students’​ engagement with a multidisciplinary approach.

How understanding core cognitive skills and your personality type can boost your students’​ engagement with a multidisciplinary approach.

“The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.” – Leonardo Da Vinci As students gaze through classroom windows and teachers resist the urge to defenestrate yet another grand initiative, a concurrent realisation often occurs: ‘The world doesn’t work like this’.  It can sometimes seem difficult to find solid ground in the lacuna between our high school…

International Women’s Day 2020

International Women’s Day 2020

Should we still be talking about assessment and testing of our students during remote learning? Are we still applying the same expectations and rules for our students in the completion of assessment whilst they are submitting work online? As more and more schools around the globe consider the prospect of students continuing remote learning until…