Are we about to witness the global collapse of school exam rankings?

Singapore is leading the way in abolishing some school exam rankings, stating that 'learning is not competition'. So how do we work out what we value if we no longer value exam ...
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Is Pearson the Kodak of education?

Artificial Intelligence (AI) often makes the list of things that are ‘just around the corner’ in the forthcoming Fourth Industrial Revolution, swiftly followed by ubiquitous ...
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Case study: St Raymond School

At the St. Raymond school in Menlo Park, California, Ken Hawthorn has one goal: ensure that his school is a model for STEAM learning. Ken is a mechanical engineer turned ...
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Interview: Mitchel Resnick, MIT Media Lab

Mitchel Resnick is the Director of the Lifelong Kindergarten group at the MIT Media Lab. Amongst his group’s many achievements is the programming language, called Scratch, that ...
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Case study: how a successful pilot program led All Saints’ to offer new computer science classes

All Saints’ Episcopal School is a leading college preparatory day school in Fort Worth, Texas. The school emphasizes leadership, academic rigour, and artistic exposure. Its aim ...
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Using pi-tops in your holiday camp or after school club

Summer camps and after-school clubs are great fun, and are sometimes where learners get their hands on pi-tops for the very first time. Saturday Kids have been using pi-tops as ...
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How to buy the right technology for your school

The educational technology ('EdTech') sector is booming (some might even say overheating). Startups, as well as major global giants, now offer teachers and schools hundreds of ...
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Case study: Q&A with Sam Page, Westminster School

Sam Page is the Head of Computer Science at Westminster School (London, UK)
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Case study: digital making beyond the computer science classroom

Neil Mittal is a teacher at All Saints’ Episcopal School, Texas, USA. He’s also a pi-top champion. In this article, he tells us how he deployed pi-top to not only improve the ...
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Case study: no more dumpster projects: critical creativity and meaningful making

Dan Ryder is a teacher at Mt. Blue High School, Maine USA. He’s also a pi-top champion. In this article, he tells us what learning by making has done for his school, and ...
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