25 Jun 2015 in Inspired and Passionate Teachers

No one size fits should be at the top of teachers thinking for their learners who are living in a very personalised world. Are you student centred or teacher centred in your practice? Read more from Ipad 4 schools here.

22 Jun 2015 in Inspired and Passionate Teachers

Are you nurturing an environment that fosters innovation in your classroom or school? Katie Martin challenges our thinking by asking "What holds us back from personalizing for learners?”  Read more here.

18 Jun 2015 in Inspired and Passionate Teachers

17 Jun 2015 in Inspired and Passionate Teachers

How are we changing our thinking in our construction of school, learning, education, and time? Teenager Ryan Lotocki challenges schools to change their assumptions about teaching and learning, and demands that schools adapt to tap into student genius. Listen here.

12 Jun 2015 in Inspired and Passionate Teachers

The key to going deeper and penetrating the superficial knowledge on the surface is to transform any question into an essential question. The Global Digital Citizen Foundation reminds that we need to be asking “Why?” as much as possible. Read how here.

04 Jun 2015 in Inspired and Passionate Teachers

How does a teacher ensure that students learn with deep understanding and make acheivement gains? Understanding by Design (UbD) offers a framework to guide curriculum, assessment and planning that will focus on transfer and understanding and designing the curriculum backwards from those ends. Read more here.

03 Jun 2015 in Inspired and Passionate Teachers

John Hattie's latest research focuses on the science of learning. Listen to his groundbreaking research and a new study on learning strategies, for example memorization, problem solving which can make a difference for your teaching here.

28 May 2015 in Inspired and Passionate Teachers

Personalising learning means implementing a more child centred learning model where the voice of the learner is empowered to help determine their own learning path. This new report, "Technology-Enabled Personalized Learning Summit will help to create 21st century visible learning. Read more here.

18 May 2015 in Inspired and Passionate Teachers

The most important factor when it comes to the teacher "is the way they think" according to John Hattie. "Do they believe they can change the learning progress of all students"?.  Alex Quigley writes about the importance of the 'pygmalion effect' and impact of teacher expecatations here.

07 May 2015 in Inspired and Passionate Teachers

"The pencil itself represented so much historically. It was the first place people turned to create, imagine and envision a bolder future than the present situation enabled. I think the Internet is the new pencil." - Adam Braun 

 Saeed Jabbar sat down with PoP's founder Adam Braun to talk about how technology is empowering what they do.

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