Pedagogy

SPIRAL OF INQUIRY August 27th, 2015

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The focus of this paper from Timperley, Kasar and Halbert is the rethink of the cycle of inquiry to the spiral of inquiry. As many of us have worked through our inquiries we will have been aware of other questions that appear, the paper, on the Educational Leaders page addresses those and looks at how we can best address them.

 

PLACE BASED LEARNING August 27, 2015

This is a great clip linking the importance of place based education to learning

There are additional readings based on this to be found here Shifting Thinking

Also found on here is a very moving short film found on NZ On Screen – Turangawaewae/A Place to Stand explores the dislocation experienced by many. For more reading around the concept of Turangawaewae see here