Most of us, if we are reading this, are in positions of trust. We have been through interviews, often rigorous, to select us as being the most suitable for our role, and as a result have a degree of authority delegated to us to enable us to fulfil our duties. We have KPIs, whether they … Continue reading Goal-Directed Learning: helping students find their own pathways to success
Education is in a tricky place across the world right now. Budgets are being squeezed, teachers are leaving in droves, and all the while the pressure increases to be more like Finland or Singapore, to get further up the PISA rankings, and to produce a flexible, creative workforce that can compete with the best in … Continue reading Tackling the biggest problems in our schools: where to begin?
Got back from a rather pleasant family morning out to find my new Nexus 7 waiting for me. Always nice to start the holiday with a new toy. Getting into it wasn't as bad as the Youtube video might suggest, so I assume that Google have made things a little less snug than before.Setting it … Continue reading Google Nexus 7: first look