Tagged: Ken Robinson

Ken Robinson – 3 Principles to Improve Education - Molecular Matters

Michael Edmonds Apr 27, 2014

Sir Ken Robinson is one of the educationalists I most admire. He is a skilled speaker and his advocacy for a broad and engaging education system is inspiring. In his latest TED talk he outlines three principles that allow the human mind to flourish and which could vastly improve educational outcomes around the world. Previous talks by Sir Ken … Read More

Reforming education. Is NZ heading in the right direction? - Molecular Matters

Michael Edmonds Nov 06, 2010

Most people are probably aware of the debate amongst educators over the governments push for national standards in schools, with a strong focus on assessing literacy and numeracy. What less people are probably aware of is that, as of next year, polytechnics and other tertiary providers are required to assess the numeracy and literacy skills of all new students entering … Read More