Less us, more them!

I have always been a passionate advocate for ‘getting out of the way’ of the students. That is, releasing control and allowing and encouraging students to THINK and WONDER. My …

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Putting the G in ‘Genius’

Inspired by my recent visit to the headquarters of Google, Microsoft and Intel in the United States, I returned to school keen to recreate the supportive atmosphere created by these …

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Australia’s ‘disaster’ in Education

I have just finished reading this article from The Age newspaper labeling Australia’s education system as a ‘disaster.’ Below is my response to the article that states our system is failing behind the …

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The ‘write’ to choose.

I have just been speaking to my mum on the phone about a boy she works with at school. She wanted some advice on a situation that occurred with him …

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