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The Truth About Finnish Schools - a Commentary

A promotion site of Finland, called this is FINLAND, just published a nice article about Finnish schools, going through some common claims and myths along the way. 1,301 more words


The Blindspots of STEM-Focused Education Reform

Curriculum reform is a hot button topic in any part of the world but the stakes are particularly high in Kenya, where the 8-4-4 system… 51 more words

Curriculum Reform Process

Many Kenyans in the recent years have expressed their displeasure about the current situation of education with major blame being thrown to the current curriculum which many say is insensitive to the diverse needs of learners and is not competence-based. 587 more words


Abertay Attributes; defining our values and distinctiveness?

This academic year is another very exciting and important one for Abertay. Our students who start first year next week will be the first to undertake our new interdisciplinary electives studying such diverse and contemporary challenges as “Defence against the dark arts”, Games for Change”, “Smart Cities” and “How big is infinity?” Getting to grips with how we know what know.” Also, our students who graduate next July will be the first cohort at Abertay to have their degree classification calculated on their performance during third and fourth year and to leave with a Grade Point Average (GPA) and a traditional honours classification. 642 more words