A New Look at Education

As children pass through, and then exit, the education system, they enter our shared society, whichperforce, is the society of the future. And it does not take that many years before the cumulative totalof those leaving the education system from the present onwards to...

Can Happiness be Taught? Yes, it Can

It’s time we moved towards a school-based well-being curriculum, says Dr Trevor Lee read the full article (Teacher magazine archives June/July...

Learning For The Future

A time in which national examinations have been cancelled is as good as any to raise some fundamental questions concerning how assessment, teaching and learning inter-relate. Whilst there is no question that there is a place for testing students, the research...

Ludus Interactive

We have all heard of the phrase “healthy body, healthy mind” and there are many headlines, articles, and studies out there that highlight the major health issues we face. But even with all this information, day by day the problem is still growing! Children in the UK...

Emotion in Education

Is it possible for a generation to be born and raised with a pre-disposition to succeed andthrive? read the full article Naomi Trentham Marie El-Khazen Oliver...

SUSTAINABILITY EDUCATION:

WHY IT IS A CENTRAL PART OF LEARNING Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) promotes the development of the knowledge, skills,understanding, values and actions required to create a sustainable world, which ensures environmentalprotection and conservation,...

Atom Learning

The pace of change in education is accelerating; will we be ready? When leaders in education first began to get excited about edtech, many saw the potential changes as being mainly cosmetic; a fashion trend for tech to make learning more appealing and relevant to...

The Power of Play

For adults the concept of play is one of relaxation. Yet for a child, play is crucial. Play drives their learning. Why then, does play suddenly discontinue its central role in learning as the child progresses through school? ‘Play is not frivolous. It is not a luxury....

Why Do We Learn About Everything BUT Ourselves?

For the longest of times, the aim of education has been to bestow upon the next generation a body of knowledge that would serve as a treasure trove to be dipped in and out of during adult life. This breadth of knowledge was somewhat breath-taking in its expanse,...