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Great Mentor Texts for Text Innovation

Text innovation is a fantastic strategy for supporting writers at all levels. It provides a scaffold for students’ writing ideas and structures and it can improve motivation and confidence. 317 more words

Learning And Teaching

Reflections on Iyengar's influence

Since BKS Iyengar died, many articles have been written about his influence, greatness etc. I thought I’d reflect briefly on how I feel he has had an impact on my yoga life. 454 more words

History Of Yoga

New Roles

By Laura Vitale, Digital Media Specialist

As you might have guessed by now, moving to a personalized environment will mean that roles and relationships between the learner and teacher will change. 269 more words

Personalized Learning

A Self Portrait

Each year in my classes, we create our self portraits. I try to find different ways to present them and to make it interesting for the children to do. 193 more words


Learning Continuum: Moving from Motivation to Independence

By Laura Vitale, Digital Media Specialist

This week is all about the continuum of learning as students move from motivation to becoming independent, life-long learners. A couple of years ago, we released a white paper on this continuum (see the additional resources below for a link) and today you’ll hear from educators what this means in practice. 150 more words

Personalized Learning

A Reflection of Humanity

Young children often play with stuffed toys which may be in the form of people or even animals. I remember my girls playing “school” with their stuffed animals when they were much younger. 158 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge

Public Services Governance Graduates 2014

On Monday I was in Cardiff for a celebratory lunch, hosted by Academi Wales, to recognise the achievement of graduates from the PgCert Public Services Governance… 959 more words

Public Services Governance