“When someone takes away your pens you realize quite how important education is.” This is a quote from Malala Yousafzai, who at age 17 became a Nobel Prize winning advocate for education. Indeed, Malala’s life story shows the importance of education and lengths people will go to in its pursuit. At the heart of a … Continue reading What are the essential qualities of a good teacher?
Here is another amazing Ted Talk by Sir Ken Robinson about education and the way it can encourage or take us away from our talents. He speaks about a second climate crisis where the resources are people and the talents that exist within them. It makes for fascinating viewing. Do you think education nurtures the … Continue reading Sir Ken Robinson – Bring On The Learning Revolution
It's a contentious statement, and there is certainly a fine balance to be found in planning a lesson and meeting syllabus demands. What are your thoughts on this? Below are the views of Sir Ken Robinson. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iG9CE55wbtY