Getting children thinking for themselves is so important in the modern world where not everything you are told is necessarily correct. Children need to be taught how to evaluate, be critical, share opinions and evaluate information. Learn how to challenge children’s thinking through 6 simple reasoning tasks that can be used in any subject!
During the 2000’s we became a throw-away society. Today, we are encouraged to be more considerate of the environment. Apple advocate, Andy Patten argues that we can save money and the planet by considering upgrading our old tech instead of discarding it.
Nexus Education, has today (20th June 2019) announced a partnership with the Independent Schools Portal. This will enable over 800 schools in 2019/20 academic year to access great training and informative, money saving, speed networking sessions across the UK.
In the last of her series on Research and Information Fluency, Janelle shares how she encourages teachers to set up PBL throughout the curriculum and why it isn’t scary. She also shares some more general tips.