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Complexity, chaos, and ambiguity are aspects of leadership and learning. Without those we cannot innovate and create.
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Some people see me as Muslim first and a doctor second. That's how prejudice works | Haider Javed Warraich

Some people see me as Muslim first and a doctor second. That's how prejudice works | Haider Javed Warraich | Leadership, Innovation, and Creativity | Scoop.it
I am Pakistani and about to move to Chapel Hill. I never thought I’d have to pick a house based on where I might not get shot

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Ivon Prefontaine's insight:

The article is important for teachers to read and think about. What are our first reactions towards those that are different from us? What does that signal to students?

 

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Canada’s math woes are adding up

Canada’s math woes are adding up | Leadership, Innovation, and Creativity | Scoop.it
Alberta had the answers. Now, it’s just another province divided by education fads

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Ivon Prefontaine's insight:

This fits with an early scoop that showed up in my email. There is no question that we need to change things, but we are only moving deck chairs around. What does real transformation look like?

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iPamba's curator insight, March 4, 2014 6:51 PM

This rather glib piece combines generalizations about "the old fashion ways" with skepticism about "edu-crats" changing curricula. It correlates maintaining the status quo with top-scoring students on standardized tests to argue against "transformation."