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We need schools to be different | Dangerously Irrelevant @mcleod

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Lori DiMarco's curator insight, December 17, 2014 9:02 AM

Great article that puts into perspective why schools need to adapt.

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Messing about room on Pinterest

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Explore Laura Salau's hand-picked collection of Pins about Messing about room on Pinterest.

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Courtney Manning's curator insight, March 12, 2014 3:20 PM

Another great "Messing About" board on Pinterest

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All Work and No Play: Why Your Kids Are More Anxious, Depressed

All Work and No Play: Why Your Kids Are More Anxious, Depressed | Kindergarten inquiry learning | Scoop.it

When children are in charge of their own play, it provides a foundation for their future mental health as older children and adults. Gray mentions five main benefits:

 


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Nik Peachey's curator insight, October 7, 2013 1:03 PM

Good article with some good justification for more play for kids and what they learn while playing.

Lon Woodbury's curator insight, October 8, 2013 5:09 PM

The fear that something will happen is so overblown - I tend to blame the media and our expanding instant news coverage - that if it bleeds it leads, and now covers the whole world in an instant. -Lon

Kate Cicchelli's curator insight, October 22, 2013 4:22 PM

Fabulous piece on the power of play and the dramatic impact the loss of time and space for play is having on our children today.  

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Critical Assessment Ideas from PBL World

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I had a great time at the PBL World Conference in so many ways: as a presenter, as a panelist, as a listener, as a collaborator, and even as the subject of art.

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Louise Jupp on Pinterest

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Louise Jupp | Bachelor of Child Development (BCD) Degree Program https://www.facebook.com/Tecribresearch Blogging at http://tecribresearch.wordpress.com/

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Courtney Manning's curator insight, March 12, 2014 2:56 PM

This is Louise's board on Hawkins Centre for Learning!

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Wonder of learning

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IPSWICH Art Gallery is hosting an exhibition demonstrating how the Reggio Emilia approach to early childhood education is used across the globe.

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The Challenges and Realities of Inquiry-Based Learning

The Challenges and Realities of Inquiry-Based Learning | Kindergarten inquiry learning | Scoop.it
As education continues the march toward a student-driven, project-oriented approach that values intelligent solutions to open-ended problems, it won’t be sufficient to focus on the wonderful discoveries and authentic work that result from an...

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Debra Evans's curator insight, July 11, 2013 5:52 PM

An excellent account of Inquiry. Thought provoking and presents a clear case.

bookjewel's curator insight, July 16, 2013 5:54 PM

Excellent insights

 

Debra Evans's curator insight, October 2, 2013 6:11 PM

This is essential reading if you are serious about inquiry based Learning.