Does this not describe individualised learning and the direction we want education to go in the 21st century?
Important qualities such as patience, compromise, creativity, focus, critical thinking, problem solving, determination, resilience, and resourcefulness, to name a few, are developed through play.
Parents can pay a major role in these activities to demonstrate to their children the importance of their culture and or religion.
As we sit with our children helping them on their nightly route of homework, does it cross your mind; does this actually help my child learn more?
When thinking is visible, it becomes clear that school is not about memorizing facts and figures but about exploring ideas.
The theory of Marginal Gains is inspired by the philosophy that underpinned the extraordinary success of Team GB Cycling at the Beijing and London Olympics
“studies have shown the potential benefits of mindfulness practices for students’ physical health, psychological well-being, social skills, academic performance, and more.”
Having events like our special assemblies (festivals) and the UN Day Celebration are a great start in becoming multicultural, however, it is only the beginning.
If you have come to my office lately, you would see a list of my strengths on the office door.
Size alone does not determine a school’s success, but it certainly can be a contributing factor to the success of your child.