Robin Gibson-Hutto

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Introducing public critique to Y8 using @gripweed1 's excellent infographic. #pedagoofriday http://t.co/8rtgpgajkE

Michael Gove has a sense that 'significant innovation' is coming soon to a classroom near you. Could it have anything to do with Rupert Murdoch's education company?<p>Next year schools don't need to follow the national curriculum. The year after, only some of them will. And the year after that, robots …

#Blooms. #PLTS. Lots of useful info. (Found on google!) #ukedchat http://t.co/XjDKu3Hn0e

What would do most to improve the status of the teaching profession?

I have blogged before about the limited public image of the teaching profession. About how, despite polling as the second-most-trusted profession on …

Why Ofsted is wrong about bright children in comprehensives

More than four in 10 (41%) of the most able children who go to grammar schools fail to achieve their full potential. Is that a scandal? It sounds deplorable, since grammar schools are designed to get the best out of the cleverest. They don't have much excuse for failing such children. But it …

Khan Academy joins Bridge to find more amazing designers

From Jason Rosoff, Lead Designer (third from the left):<p>Most folks I speak to know something about Khan Academy’s mission to provide a free …

BBC Radio 4 - My Teacher Is an App, The Classroom of the Future

In a leafy suburb of Silicon Valley, 9 year olds lie on their tummies on the floor, log on to their silver Chromebooks, and begin doing maths lessons. Their teacher logs on as coach and gives one-to-one instruction...exactly where it's needed.<p>The Khan Academy is an online teaching service whose …

How Khan Academy is using design to pave the way for the future of education

Advertisement<p>13 Comments<p>Credit: courtesy of Colin Price and the Designer Fund.<p>Every morning Khan Academy’s lead designer, Jason Rosoff, spends the …

Cheng's Views on Chinese and American Education

We live in a time in which the worship of test scores has bred an unprecedented, obsessive desire among corporate reformers to best other countries on international tests. I supposed such would somehow permanently etch into the world consciousness that the United States truly is "the" world power …

Study: People Associate 'Education' With Lighter Skin

Research participants remembered 'educated' black men as having a lighter skin tone.<p>Reading an academic paper on racism is like reading an alien's take on the human species.<p>In their summary of the way humans think, these aliens describe racism as "phenotypic features associated with the social …

Want to Change the Education System? Listen to Students

"If you had the power to change the education system, what would you do?"<p>In one portion of the conference, following a series of Imagining Learning's …

Education policy is failing to fix the biggest problem: inequality

<b>The Conversation is running a series, Class in Australia, to identify, illuminate and debate its many manifestations. Here, John Smyth identifies the</b> …

Elections

Why Americans Are So Polarized: Education and Evolution

Improvements in learning—which correlates with stronger partisanship—and the tendency to choose likeminded mates may be helping to create divided politics.<p>In his State of the Union address, President Obama lamented how Washington “has been consumed by ... rancorous argument,” which over the past …