I am not a big fan of John Hattie’s research and I do cringe when some people refer to his work as some sort of bible for teachers.  In my opinion what he has pulled together is based on an old paradigm of teaching and learning that is becoming less relevant in today’s world.  Worse […]

21st Century Learning

Yesterday Darfield High School hosted a presentation that ran across two elearning clusters – Cantatech and AorakiNet.  The presentation was delivered by Rachel Bolstad, a researcher from the NZCER.  Amongst other things, Rachel has researched and published on the revised New Zealand Curriculum.  Since all our schools are currently preparing for this major change, I thought […]