The international community has concluded that climate change represents an urgent threat to human and natural systems (The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, IPCC, 2014a) and that an effective and immediate response to climate change is required to prevent hazardous human interference with the climate system (IPCC, 2014b). IPCC has
Helping Parents To Support Their Children’s Maths Understanding Most parents would like to support their children at home with mathematics. Over the years, I have noticed that some parents are unsure or anxious about how they can do this. There are plenty of resources available and even videos that can
According to the National Center For Excellence in Mathematics teaching (NCETM – UK), there are six main areas that together underscore children’s early mathematical learning. Teaching these well secures the firm foundations for future mathematics. Once established, children will thrive as they go through each year group in primary school.
Recently I have written about the future of education and the challenge to prepare students for the rapidly changing sphere of the employment market. There are many commentators who have started to address the need to prepare students for a future that involves Artificial Intelligence. The challenge of the future
Great Schools have always been more than a collection of great teachers. Too often we individualise great teaching to a formula that often ignores the power of the collective. Or we fail to include the power of individual teacher efficacy in the formulaic compiling of characteristics of great teaching. In