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Keri Facer and the future-building school

In her brilliant book Learning Futures – Education, technology and social change (2011) Professor Keri Facer suggests that we should be creating what she calls… 588 more words

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Through the Barricades of Race, Language and Religion

I am always fascinated by organic, ground-up, citizen-driven initiatives to help make better societies. In Singapore, similar to many developed countries, social tensions exist between the local population, new immigrants and foreign workers. 737 more words

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‘Not for Profit’ by Martha Nussbaum

In Not for Profit (2010), the U.S. philosopher and academic Martha Nussbaum argues that we are in the midst of a global crisis in education. Why? 1,113 more words

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What Are You Waiting For? Lets All Push Together

At last, a heart-warming story of public-spirited action to restore (some) faith in humanity. One bright act by not one, but up to a group of about 30+ people, responding to the cries of a road accident victim trapped underneath a heavy trailer truck, has provided some fresh respite from the negative stories that we usually see in our online news feeds. 1,065 more words

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Gozo

Dear All,

Our discussions and research about Gozo are in full blast:)

Till now we have read the story of Calypso and Odysseus, learnt about L-Ghajn tal-Hasselin (the wash house) in Fontana, and discovered the beautiful fishing villages of Xlendi, Marsalforn and Dwejra. 41 more words

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Gozo

Dear All,

Thought I should let you know about this, just in case you are visiting Gozo this weekend.  They are two very interesting places we shall be talking about during the upcoming C.E. lessons.

happy weekend

Ms Jackie

Jr 3a