30 March 2020

Is there a place for a literary canon within each school’s reading intent?

As reading continues to have a central place in each school’s curriculum we discuss the importance of a literary canon.

Doug Lemov (Teach like a champion; Reading reconsidered) makes a powerful case for schools establishing their own internal literary canon:


(Having a literary…

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24 March 2020

Ted Talk : Science is for everyone, kids included

Amy O'Toole is a 12-year-old student with a peer-reviewed scientific publication under her belt. She took part in a participative science program led by Beau Lotto , called “i, scientist,” which inspired a science experiment by a group of 26 primary school students in Blackawton, Devon, UK.…

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