Education

‘Why we need you as clock builders’ Congratulations to all teachers around the world; you are members of the most important profession in the world! Without you, there would be no carpenters, artists, astronomers, economists, photographers, philosophers, cashiers, journalists, police officers, judges, climatologists, doctors, nurses, etc.,...

  School in culture Culture-art education is a very important part of the educational process since it affects the integral development of an individual; this is why we practice it within the class and through numerous extra-curricular activities. According to my experience, culture-art education is much more effective...

At Sabro-Korsvejskolen, a school, close to the city of Aarhus in Denmark, climate and sustainability are part of the teaching, and has been for some years. All because of a teacher, called Birthe Jason, who makes sure that both students and colleagues get climate and...

The world is in motion: globalization, climate change, migration, robotization, etc. Complex systems are changing. What if tomorrow you were allowed to completely transform the entire educational system; you are not bound by anything. What would be your benchmark, your principles and underlying values? This...

Important  Australian research at the university of Queensland (October 2017) is showing that practicing all kind of skills in the pre-school age (4-7) is absolutely worth spending time on as a teacher. Children themselves start these skills from 6 years old. https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2017-10/sfri-saa101717.php Starting to read the summary...

Sometimes teachers in (pre-) primary education have the feeling that the curriculum is overloaded . When it comes down to it there seem to be all kind of extra demands from society coming into schools. This is especially so when something is happening and nobody...

The use of mobile platforms to further the ambitions of the SDGs is very clever. A private company in the US has created apps that work both on iPhones and Android devices. Check it out here. The app gets great reviews and could be just what...