Why Content Knowledge is Crucial to Effective Critical Thinking | KQED
Scientific research on how to teach critical thinking contradicts education trends.
Your curriculum defines your school. Own it. Shape it. Celebrate it.
At the Heads' Roundtable event this week I was making a pitch for school leaders to get stuck into a deep curriculum review process - as many already have. Not because of the expectations of whatever accountability process is underway, but because it matters so much. To a degree that is underplayed all too…
Thinking Critically About Critical Thinking
Michael J. Fox, the third president of the United States, was responsible for establishing Presbyterianism as the state religion of the new federation after its peaceful secession from the English …
HSC is a glittering asset and we must protect it
Both joy and heartbreak will be felt today as students get their results. Because of that, great care has been taken to ensure high expectations and common rules for everyone.
Time for a paradigm shift - Teacher Magazine
‘This alternative paradigm is more than a different way of structuring the curriculum; it invites new ways of thinking about teaching, learning,…
An introduction to curriculum integration - THE EDUCATION HUB
A brief history of curriculum integration, the theory underpinning it, and the key principles to bear in mind when implementing it.
Fostering the Whole Learner: The Development of the Advisory Curriculum at Rototuna Senior High School
RESOURCE: RSHS ADVISORY CURRICULUM 2020 Education is experiencing a fundamental shift in how we view teaching and learning. Pedagogy is moving away from the traditional “silo styled” paradigm of te…
On Knowledge; Towards understandings of the place(s), space(s) and role(s) of knowledge in and for education - THE EDUCATION HUB
A response to the somewhat contested place knowledge currently holds in schools and education. It explores the various conceptualisations and roles of knowledge in education through eight chapters by guest contributors.