February 26, 2018

Are we preparing kids for the future or for 1950?

Are we preparing kids for the future or 1950?

I think it’s a valid question considering most school layouts, school days and classrooms look the same as they did 70 years ago. In the past 20 years tech...

February 19, 2018

Independence

The final goal or a step in the right direction?

I often stand in front of school audiences and pose the question:

What’s the point of this whole school thing?

I typically get a variety of answers ranging from the brilliant to the occasion...

February 13, 2018

The Sprint: all about me?

Think for a moment about the 100m sprint event at the Olympics. For years, each runner has trained day and night to qualify for this 10-second race, qualifying at a local, regional and then national level. Thousands upon thou...

February 11, 2018

 Fortunately, things have changed​

I hated school. 

You can ask my parents, my kindergarten teacher, the school secretary and anyone who knew me. I used to cling to my parents' each day at the school gates while the office lady pried my raging arms off...

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