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Guiding Student Reflection – The Journey So Far

As I write this post, I have just applied to begin a directed study at university on guiding student reflection. Here, I am documenting my journey so far. In my work at One Day School and at Gifted Online, I … Continue reading

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Frodo, Facilitation and Feedback

The character of Frodo Baggins can teach us many things. He can teach us the value of perseverance. He can teach us the value of a best friend. He can teach us that one facial expression is enough for some … Continue reading

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Emotions in the Classroom

I was impressed to discover the Full-On Learning blog today, delightfully subtitled “Learning Geeks Welcome”. I like to aspire to be a learning geek, so that felt special. There are a number of posts about learning and emotion. I was … Continue reading

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Avoiding the Vague and Unassessable

Inquiry learning, self-directed learning, individualised learning, learner-driven curriculum and negotiated curriculum are all terms that overlap and mean slightly different things in different educational contexts.  Somewhere in the zone where all of these ways of teaching overlap lies the kind … Continue reading

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