Posts Tagged ‘education’

Dynamics of Risk

Dynamics of Risk

With the seemingly endless summer having drawn to a close, it is perhaps appropriate that we reflect a little on the joys and sadness that this season brings to our aquatically-oriented lifestyle.

Charter schools – are they working?

Charter schools – are they working?

Helen Borne asked three prominent figures in the field of education for their views.

Challenge to change

Challenge to change

When New Zealand teacher Elise Sadler (BEd 1996) arrived at the Saibaba Central School in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh she planned to use her short stay to change the way staff taught their 250 pupils.

Taking issue

Taking issue

What are we doing about educational underachievement in Māori, Pasifika and low income groups?

A teaspoon of light

A teaspoon of light

One of the University’s contributions to helping Christchurch after the earthquake has been the Creative Response in Schools project…