This weeks grade 12 revision advice

This weeks grade 12 revision advice

DP Revision Instructions Make a list of all of the experiments and procedures mentioned in the DP guide. –make sure...

Goals For This Year (2016-2017)

In this post I am trying to clarify my ideas for my goals and focus of my pedagogical practice for...

Is Content King?

I have reached a watershed in my thinking about teaching and my philosophy about teaching science. I trained and begun...

Review: Making Thinking Visible

I recently read part one and part three of Ritchhart et al’s 2011 book “Making thinking visible”. The book espouses a methodology...

Review: How to Raise an Adult

Earlier this year a colleague sent me a link to the getting in podcast hosted by Julie Lythcott-Haims. I was so...

Creating a University & Careers Guidance Programme (Part 4)

In this final post in my series reflecting on my first years experience of setting up a University & Careers...

Creating a University & Careers Guidance Programme (Part 3)

In the third post in this series about my experiences setting up the guidance department at my school I describe...

Creating a University & Careers Guidance Programme (Part 2)

This is the second post in a series of four dealing with my experience in setting up a university and...

Creating a University & Careers Guidance Programme (Part 1)

I was originally planning to write up my experiences in a single blog post but it got too long and...

Working with BridgeU

Update July 31st 2016: since publishing this blog post earlier in July I received an email from Lucy Stonehill the founder of...