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Sir Ken Robinson
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How to escape education's death valley (Spanish subtitles): Thx to @Montessor1
We don't know who we can be until we know what we can do
Creativity and Finding Your Element. Thx to @InteraliaCentre for extended interview in this month's issue
RT @BobMorrison: Music Lessons Enhance Brain Function in Disadvantaged Kids #artsed #musiced
Some thoughts for policymakers @NCSLorg for the new school year
RT @scouseemma: Creativity so imprtnt.Visit Music working wonders!" Thx Emma. Not in Lpool now: nxt time! Looks grt!
Can creativity be taught and assessed? Yes, of course. Thx to @bobgreenberg for the chance to explain.…
RT @SocialBusiness9:4D immersive learning lab @southstaffs insprd by 'The Element' creativity in learning. Beautiful!
@hippityhoff: I'm a creative writer my professor instructed me to read "The Element" it is changing the way I look at things” Thk you.
RT @gimnasiogalileo: "La curiosidad es la vitamina del aprendizaje" Great image.
RT @MrRussWood: Great article in the latest @BigIssue about "What is School For?"! Looks good. Thx
RT@TeacherToolkit:"Can I ask for thoughts on my blog: Creative Teaching & Applied Imagination…" Will take a look. Thx
Unplugged and unhinged. The unseen terrors of taking to the airwaves.
RT @Zenderquai: Thought this might appeal... No Fear! He's not wrong either. That's great.
RT @MindShiftKQED: Giving #children time to move and play is crucial to their psychological #health
RT@kinestheticlass: @trisha_iotc Have you read The Kinesthetic Classroom: Teaching/Learning through Movement?" Not yet.I'll take a look.Thx
What's your ideal school? Some thoughts on mine with great questions from Santa Barbara Middle Schl kids:
Schools for people. Great piece from @Innovation_Uni on my interview with @Sarah_Montague
RT @nouskahanly: @HungryWolfVYT @edfringe Thanks for your support Sir Ken." Wd love to see the show at some point. Break a leg.
RT@HungryWolfVYT:A play about importance of arts in schools @edfringe #TheElectraProject Very best for the show!
If we can do it, we will. Technology, culture and what it means for education.Talking with @ImPaulMcKenna…
Great to spend time discussing education with @ImPaulMcKenna on his @hulu show #McKenna. (US only)
Really enjoyed my day with @TEDxLiverpool. Here's a taste: Get along next year if you're near @herbkim
RT@garyfoskett via @nancygedge "I didn’t have a baby so that he could reflect well on me". Beyond the tests.
RT @slideee_com: New presentation El Elemento… #dios #Education" Thk you for my Spanish speaking friends.
RT@KatharineBrooks Many Thx for mentioning me in your excellent book Finding Your Element.…. Pleasure.Loved yours too
Looking forward this wkd to seeing The 100 Foot Journey, produced by good friend @julietrblake #100FootJourney. See it if you can.
RT@JOHNDLEWIS54: "You, sir, are BRITISH are you not. So too is young Montague.Correct format is 13/08." It's a fair cop. But I live in LA ..
Greatly enjoyed talking with @Sarah_Montague for this special series on BBC Radio 4 On air 08/13
"Vietnam stops using grades in elementary schools." Interesting piece via @PangeaToday
RT @deanhowley: What do you think of this?… Interesting. Looking forward to the book.
RT@MsDscience:Learners Should Be Developing Their Own Essential Questions via @jackiegerstein. Great piece.
Great that @nprnews is looking all week at campaign to end polio. Hear this on vaccs in Pakistan: #endpolio
Wonderful to speak with @Malala & @ZiauddinY at@WorldMeritHQ Liverpool. Beautiful souls
RT@HargreavesBC: Stop the Asian educational obsession! How Sth Korea's education system damages students....
RT@HargreavesBC: Stop the Asian educational obsession! How Sth Korea's education system damages students.
How Are You Intelligent? (with thx to Maximilian Journey for the great images)
Enjoyed this BBC interview with @paddy_o_c & @richardgerver on Finding Your Element
Great day with @TEDxLiverpool yesterday. Congrats to @herbkim the other speakers and everyone who made it happen.
If this is the price kids may pay for 'us' to be in 'one of top 5 educ. systems' where this happens...OK with that?…
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RT @Chris_Dottie: "Here's a letter @BarrowfordSch sent their primary school leavers!! " Beautiful and so right.
Great lunch yesterday at Everton with Ian Snodin, Adrian Packer @Evertonschool staff and various brothers (and sons)