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Designing Opportunities for Mistakes

An abundance of research and blog posts exist that point to the learning that happens when our students make mistakes. This week, I wanted to explore some ways to use this knowledge in the classroom/as a class. mais 827 palavras


Avoiding superficiality in the forest of advice

This morning’s Twitter feed has brought forward a lovely representation of a gradual release of responsibility model of teaching with some sound supporting advice. Terrific! mais 528 palavras

11th September - Parenting theories

Over the break I have carried out some extensive research into parenting theories and have come up with my top three which I would like to share with you. mais 823 palavras


Help Cultivating the Children's Sense of Wonder about the World Around Them

Have you ever looked into a child’s eyes at the exact moment that magic enters? There is a twinkle of light that cannot be missed, and if you are not careful you could tumble right along with that child into the magic in which they are experiencing.

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Measuring Social Motivation: How can we obtain more holistic cultural profiles?

Illustration by Florian Bayer ‘African Governance Architecture’ (World Illustration Awards, 2016)

Endowed with language and reason, we strive to persevere

We are social creatures long before we are individuals (Vygotsky & Cole, 1978). mais 3.477 palavras

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Vygotsky on collective creativity & the power of imagination

This post discusses collective creativity, its interconnection with imagination and the potential both of these offer in relation to a pursuit towards empathy and understanding between people. mais 1.713 palavras

Psicología del Arte - Lev Vygotsky

El arte es lo social en nuestro interior, e incluso cuando su acción la lleva a cabo un individuo aislado, ello no significa que su esencia sea individual.  mais 1.256 palavras