Thanks for 'dropping in' to my blog.
The main reason for this blog is to explore my understanding of education and pedagogy and through this 'social media' (hopefully) start conversations that will provide answers or at least start me (us) thinking about what we do. I like to explore different ideas and ways to engage and educate my pupils and I want to read what others think . So I thought I’d write about the things that interest or concern me and see the kind of reaction I get. This is something I’ve never done before so it’s a leap into the unknown, but I believe that ‘Social Media’ and ICT need to be part of our practice, (and in exploring and as I learn I will make mistakes) so help me learn and pick me up when I fall: here goes….
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Category Archives: Curriculum
Following my last post on Active Learning I thought I’d blog an example from my own experience. Investigate the effects on the environment from the generation of electricity, that’s the challenge our new CfE S1 Technological Inquiry sets the pupils. They are … Continue reading