Tag Archives: transformation of learning

Big decisions in a tiny perfect school district

It is serendipity that the news about Equality House emerged yesterday, on the eve of Canadian Rockies Public Schools presenting ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE (AP)172 re: Sexual Minority/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. The house is across the street from the infamous Westboro Baptist Church … Continue reading

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Ballerinas & bulls in china shops

One of my personal bugbears is the triumph of ideology over evidence or data – not least because I myself can fall prey to it.  MythBusters is usually silly and about “blowing things up real good” but sometimes what the … Continue reading

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Transformation of education = the key to happiness?

Last Wednesday evening, October 12th, Sir Ken Robinson’s speech in Banff bracketed two events dealing with the transformation of education. This presentation acted as the closing speech for the OECD: Innovative Learning Environments Conference (#OECDILE) and the kick-off keynote for 21st … Continue reading

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