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Overcoming the Digital Divide

Over the past few years, there has been a strong push to improve the technological capabilities of our public schools. When used well, technology has the power to connect people and provide various means to find and engage with new information. 1,081 more words


The facts about educational fads

I don’t believe quality instruction ever left the classroom. Successful teachers have always had a thorough understanding of how students learn and have adopted and adapted pedagogies informed by research, reflection and inquiry. 473 more words

Contemporary Schooling

We Can Do It!

First appeared on http://www.bamradionetwork.com/categories/we-can-do-it Thursday 19 March 2015.

As educators, we know what works in classrooms. There have been thousands of studies around effective leadership, school improvement and raising student achievement. 993 more words


What is happening with our greenhouse?


Examining Teacher Lesson Plans- A constructivist approach

National School Reform: A Constructivist Approach

Recently, during a Thursday evening #MEMSPAchat a colleague shared this document on conducting a way to examine student work, developed by Daniel Baron. 154 more words

Professional Development

Why do we continue to find it so difficult to cater for the most able students?

Ofsted has again concluded that not enough is being done to ensure that the most gifted students from non-selective secondary schools achieve their full potential… 1,051 more words


National School Improvement Tool

Promotional video for The National School Improvement Tool developed by the Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER)

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