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What is the best education for our children?

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/answer-sheet/wp/2014/07/08/why-so-many-kids-cant-sit-still-in-school-today/

I read this article recently and it raised again the question that has competing answers: What kind of education do our children need? The fact that our children are mainly educated in public schools in which parents have no input raises concerns as to how well they are being prepared for their futures.  815 more words

Parenting

Publish your Ontario education research

What works? Research into Practice is a series of monographs whose purpose is to “support school communities in the areas of student achievement and well-being” (p 3) and is published by the Ministry of Education. 181 more words

Ministry Of Education

Following a trend in education? Stop the madness!

I really wish you and I were having this chat face-to-face. I just do better expressing myself when I can use my hands, make faces, pace, and hear what you are thinking and wondering. 877 more words

Behavior Management

Research and education: a match made in the conference room? #rEDSyd

 If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together. African Proverb

I have just returned from presenting at the researchED conference in Sydney.

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Education

Growth Mindset: Research Update

Here, I’m sharing an interesting article that follows on from some I’ve written earlier about the work of Professor Carol Dweck and colleagues at Stanford University on Mindset. 132 more words

Life

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For a period of about 10 years, whilst I was doing an MA (through the OU) and my wife was studying for her Cog Sci degree (a 1st actually, thank you for asking) I was fortunate enough to have access to the online journal libraries of the respective Universities. 618 more words

Education