Tagged: learning

Parents want teachers parenting

Care provider. Call centre operator. Kitchen hand. Negotiator. Detective. Judge. Medic. Counsellor. Social worker. Psychologist. Personal trainer. Caretaker. Cleaner. Don’t get me started on the numerous things that teachers have to do each and...

Māori Language Resources for Teachers | SchoolNews

Original article: https://www.schoolnews.co.nz/2017/08/maori-language-resources-for-teachers/ Resources to help teachers prepare for Māori Language Week and to normalise use of Te Reo in the classroom. He uri nō Koterana e mihi nei. Ko Benechie te maunga. Ko Dee te awa....

Stop Teaching Students What to Think. Teach Them How to Think

Original article here: http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2017/09/27/stop-teaching-students-what-to-think.html For more than a century, we’ve been creating an industrial workforce of human automatons, built for the purpose of performing routine labor not yet doable by machines. And we’ve been operating...

Dyslexia in New Zealand Schools

The current support for dyslexic students in New Zealand schools is a joke. An absolute joke. When there is a reportedly 7% of students in New Zealand Schools have Dyslexia, it doesn’t sound like...