Just some wonderings…. What if questions – some for students some for teachers – many for both!
Currently reading and loving this book – The Art of Belonging
This book looks interesting too.
I’ve been exploring Hauora with my students this week, only to discover Steve has also been doing the same.
This on natural learning ecosystems.
Mindfulness improves maths scores according to Time.
Great post from Stephanie about future focused teacher education.
The key to success is Grit .
- Failing is good. Failing forwards is even better.
- Everyone can succeed.
- Life is as good as you make it.
- You all have huge potential.
- I will work my butt of this year to make learning work for you.
- Fun is essential.
Oops! It’s Tuesday night and I’m just publishing this now…. Nevertheless here are some interesting educational goodies from my meanderings around the internet over the last week.
Modern Learning Environments in NZ Schools – 3 excellent Case Studies
I’ve been hearing great things about this book – #EdJourney by Grant Lichtman
14 things that are obsolete in 21st century classrooms
Exploring ‘grit’ and growth mindsets with yr 7 and 8 – Kerri Thompson
I really want to read this book
Former colleague/tutor teacher, Jason Ataera talks about leading change within schools
Something for the week – a collection of awesome education-related things I’ve come across on the web in the past week.
I Only Understand the Train Station: 40 wonderful idioms from other languages
It’s promising to be an exciting year with WellyEd this year.
I’ve long followed the practice of choosing a word for the year personally, but never thought to do it professionally – but I will now thanks to this.
Star Wars mathematics? I’m there.
Awesome to see some innovative teaching being featured in local papers.