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Bringing The Real World Into Learning – Presentation

Here’s my presentation which supported my seminar at BETT on Wednesday 21st January 2015. I would like to thank everyone who attended and I sincerely hope you enjoyed it.

Bringing The Real World Into Learning – Synopsis

Like many teachers and school leaders in the UK, and I would assume in other countries across the globe as well, making learning exciting, real and developing students awareness of real world applications of their knowledge can certainly be an issue. Under the constraints of the current curriculum and most certainly the new curriculum for 2015, I feel we run the risk of turning students into examination taking machines, and are heading for a potential ‘factory’ model education system, where potentially large numbers of students could fall off the metaphorical cliff.


And here’s the film which accompanied the seminar:


I will be posting a detailed blog about my BETT experience very soon….


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Deputy Headteacher - leader of Teaching & Learning. Change maker and believer in quality first teaching.



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