Brain Food Fridays: 6 tips for the Future of Education

Today’s blog post comes from Bex Williams. The Singularity University asked some of the teenagers who attended the Exponential Youth Camp  (XYC) how they would design the future of education. They came up with six key areas: Make it about ME – personalise the learning Lets DO things – project based and hands-on learning Don’t … More Brain Food Fridays: 6 tips for the Future of Education

Student Agency

This blog post is written by the Student Agency group: Karla, Cassie, Catherine, Haydee and Ed What is Student Agency? That is the question we have been investigating over the last 5 months.  We started out alongside every other school in the cluster asking the same question. We have made significant progress since, and come … More Student Agency

Brain Food Fridays: What is Student Centred Learning?

Richard Wells, who teaches at Orewa College in Auckland regularly blogs on issues in education at his website: http://www.eduwells.com. If you are on Twitter he is a great person to follow. (@Eduwells) He recently write a blog post titled “What is Student Centred Learning? ” In the post he  outlines some things to think about when … More Brain Food Fridays: What is Student Centred Learning?

YES They Can!

The Young Enterprise Scheme is an experiential learning experience where students run a business for a year. However, this isn’t just a longer, ongoing Market Day where students sell food any opportunity they can get! In class over the next couple of weeks CMM301 students will be signing a formal, 9-page company constitution outlining everything about … More YES They Can!