Update – Impacts, Welcomes and Perspectives

LEARNING IMPACTS – Teacher Training at St Nicholas and Croesyceiliog schools WELCOME – New members and partners NEW PROJECTS – CLWB micro-school project NEW CONTENT – Programming module added, White Paper for Microsoft Singapore BETT ASIA EDUCATION LEADERS FORUM – CLWB to run a workshop PERSPECTIVE – Must read Economist article and special report — LEARNING IMPACTS Back in June we proudly announced… Read More

Perspectives – Maker Movement in Schools, Hackschooling, Coding and Disruption

PERSPECTIVES Can the Maker Movement Infiltrate Mainstream Classrooms? – http://blogs.kqed.org/mindshift/2014/07/can-the-maker-movement-infiltrate-mainstream-classrooms/?utm_source=facebook.com&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=npr&utm_term=nprnews&utm_content=20140705 Hackschooling makes me happy: Thanks to Nick Thody, Principal at St Nicholas, for pointing to this terrific TED Talk –  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h11u3vtcpaY&feature=em-share_video_user&noredirect=1 Great ‘Economist’ article on disruption happening to Higher Education –  “Automation is beginning to have the same effect on white-collar jobs as it has on blue-collar ones. According to a… Read More