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Buehler Education » The Luxury of Questioning

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Montessori, Reggio and Waldorf Education: Play based learning ideas for creative little minds

Montessori, Reggio and Waldorf Education: Play based learning ideas for creative little minds | Alternative education | Scoop.it
The home of An Amazing Child: Montessori, Reggio and Steiners Waldorf Education resources, activities and ideas for play based learning.
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Free Schools update - Direct Democracy

Free Schools update - Direct Democracy | Alternative education | Scoop.it
I will let Toby Young update you on the current situation regarding Labour's position on Free Schools. It was always baffling that Labour were so against it and it seems sense is gradually returning to the Opposition benches.
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North Coast Journal - Sept. 24, 1998: COVER STORY

North Coast Journal - Sept. 24, 1998: COVER STORY | Alternative education | Scoop.it
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Two Angry Teachers Protest California's Standardized Testing with Another Music Video - Education - GOOD

Two Angry Teachers Protest California's Standardized Testing with Another Music Video - Education - GOOD | Alternative education | Scoop.it
It's standardized testing time in California, which means the anonymous pink-slipped duo Two Angry Teachers and a Microphone are back with...
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Houston, we need to talk about content | Music for Deckchairs

Or is Australian education something that needs to be developed in Australia, by Australians? The Chronicle of Higher Education's recent report on Open Educational Resources reveals that the US government is spending a quiet $2 billion ...
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McTeaching: Online Instruction | Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice

McTeaching: Online Instruction | Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice | Alternative education | Scoop.it
McTeaching: Online Instruction | Larry Cuban on School Reform and ...: For those who seek the benefits of indivi...
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7 Quirky Ways Students Learn Shakespeare

7 Quirky Ways Students Learn Shakespeare | Alternative education | Scoop.it
Springtime may bring April showers and May flowers, but the spring weather also brings students out to parks to perform Shakespeare.
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Amazon.com: Teach Your Own: The John Holt Book Of Homeschooling (9780738206943): John Holt, Pat Farenga: Books

Teach Your Own: The John Holt Book Of Homeschooling

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Amazon.com: Teach Your Own: The John Holt Book Of Homeschooling (9780738206943): John Holt, Pat Farenga: Books (RT @LWhiteRitchie: Live together, as well as you can; enjoy life together, as much as you can.)...
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Self Directed Learning and Role Play | Challenge That

Self Directed Learning and Role Play | Challenge That | Alternative education | Scoop.it
RT: @squiggle7 Self directed role play- http://wp.me/p10FhO-4k saw this work well with FS &had more respect for the area they had created 2!
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Great Speaker Series continues with "The Culture of Education Reform" May 21 - Tillamook Headlight Herald

Great Speaker Series continues with "The Culture of Education Reform" May 21 - Tillamook Headlight Herald | Alternative education | Scoop.it
Great Speaker Series continues with "The Culture of Education Reform" May 21Tillamook Headlight HeraldTILLAMOOK - The Tillamook County Pioneer Museum's Great Speaker Series continues with "The Culture of Education Reform" with Joan Cutuly, at 1 pm...
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SISL: From No 10 to Year 10: why I back free schools - Peter Hyman

SISL: From No 10 to Year 10: why I back free schools - Peter Hyman | Alternative education | Scoop.it
National Education Trust is an independent charitable foundation, dedicated to improving the quality of education and closing the achievement gap - working in the UK and internationally.
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Students need school counsellors, not disciple makers ...

Students need school counsellors, not disciple makers ... | Alternative education | Scoop.it
The Government has awarded a $222 million increase in funding for school chaplains. Should this money have gone to qualified, secular, school counsellors?
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Education

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Today I'm Grumpy About: Education Reform and Privacy Concerns Collide

Today I'm Grumpy About: Education Reform and Privacy Concerns Collide | Alternative education | Scoop.it
The requirement for data systems that track student data from preschool through high school and beyond is part of current education reform policy on data-driven decision-making. The data, to be accessed by researchers, auditors and ...
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Democratic Education Video-SSE 6636 « DL4U Shared Zone

Democratic Education Video-SSE 6636 http://bit.ly/k2gmfW...
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Community Learning Exchange in Seattle - Community Learning Exchange

Community Learning Exchange in Seattle - Community Learning Exchange | Alternative education | Scoop.it
 WEAVING STRONG COMMUNITIES: Forming collective leadership to advance just and equitable communities.
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Born to Learn

Born to Learn is the first animation in a fascinating series aimed to provide easy-access to the exciting new discoveries constantly being made about how humans learn!
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Smiling like sunshine: On learning

Smiling like sunshine: On learning | Alternative education | Scoop.it
I love this TED talk about self-directed learning http://t.co/c8iVDgE #edu...
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Have we forgotten about the digital divide? | Edutopia Group Discussions by and for Educators

Have we forgotten about the digital divide? | Edutopia Group Discussions by and for Educators | Alternative education | Scoop.it
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The case against Khan Academy and for 3.5 million Sal Khans instead | VentureBeat

The case against Khan Academy and for 3.5 million Sal Khans instead | VentureBeat | Alternative education | Scoop.it
Devindra Hardawar is VentureBeat's lead mobile writer and East Coast correspondent. He studied philosophy at Amherst College, worked in IT ...
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Education system doesn't support NBN: Caelli

Education system doesn't support NBN: Caelli | Alternative education | Scoop.it
AUSTRALIA is not equipped to deal with the National Broadband Network due to past "dumbing down" of IT education and resulting lack of trained professionals, security expert Bill Caelli warns.
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The Teenagers Guide to Opting Out Not Dropping Out of School

This guide provides teens with information on how to take ownership of their learning and become successful and happy without going to school.
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Inspiring Flexibility In WA Aboriginal Education Plan | Pigs Will Fly | the can do community blog

WA Education Minister Dr Liz Constable has announced a new initiative to allow schools with high proportions of Aboriginal students to break away from...
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BBC News | EDUCATION | Video games 'stimulate learning'

BBC News | EDUCATION | Video games 'stimulate learning' | Alternative education | Scoop.it
Computer games can have significant educational value, researchers say.
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