Bringing the world into the classroom

As a teacher who loves to travel I try to bring the world into the classroom at every opportunity. I’m not just talking about discussing where we’ve been on holiday - I’m talking about using what’s around us to hook a student’s interest outside of the subject, then develop their understanding within it. Why? Young …

Boost creativity in your life, classroom or home

  Creativity underpins imagination, resilience, versatility and empathy – so why do we spend so little time thinking about it? Most jobs of the future don’t currently exist – so young people will need to be creative. Of course, content is important – but increasingly people sink or swim on their skills and how creatively …