The Creative Community Of Pistoia
Myra Barrs reports on creative approaches to pre-school education in the Italian city of Pistoia.
A Model For Thinking
Oliver Caviglioli suggests a clear framework with which to make the teaching of thinking a more meaningful pursuit.
The Ukulele Strategy
When primary teaching assistant Allison Burke offered to run a ukulele club in a Suffolk primary school, a quarter of all pupils wanted to join. How did she, and they, cope?
The Rights And Wrongs Of Homework
Work at home causes tension. Whether parents bring work home, or their kids have to struggle through mountains of homework, the result is nearly always the same – resentment that home is no longer the place in which to relax and pursue one's own enthusiasms.