According to the Oxford Language Dictionary: a cornerstone is an important quality or feature on which a particular thing depends or is based.
The education system is shaking due to the fact that the cornerstones upon which it is built are outdated, as was observed last year.
Schooling itself relied…
Seeing how schools were operating before the lockdown, you would think that the internet was not yet invented. Technology was seen as a disruptive activity from preschools to high school or used by teachers to fill out time and reward them with free play. …
What just happened a few weeks ago to the worldwide educational system was not surprising at all!
Let`s be honest we all knew this is coming!
Maybe not the way that happened.
The moment when kids find themselves alone, locked out from the buildings called school!
What moment is this…
Self Driven Learning
One of Australia’s most successful business people under forty, Ruslan Kogan, was quoted as saying that he had “little respect for formalized learning,” saying that “by the time there is a course for something it has become old technology.”
So the real question is fast…
SMART Tips for Parents of Digital Natives
Futureproof Your Kids.
There are millions of articles, debates, and podcasts about what is that we need to teach our kids and students today, so they are prepared for the unpredictable future job market!
Actually, this is the question that comes…
There were kids roller skating, playing, people walking dogs. Just the usual!
My attention was captured by two teens. One of them was dancing, (and she was good, great movements, flowing choreography) the other one was filming her. The “camera girl” did also very well.
The girl with the camera…
First of all, let`s see what is the definition of skills?
Skill is simply: expertise!
To understand better why I consider typing the connector and basic skill, please take a moment and go back to my article and read about Typing -The Connector Element in Today`s Education.
There are two…
I am really upset every single time I read that kids do not score well on tests, that schools are rated based on these scores and teachers are leaving their jobs because of low ratings, high stress, parents are angry and students are frustrated.
This writing is not about debating…
FREE WILL -TO Allow or no to Allow?
Warning: Please read this with an open mind! Go back to your younger self after each paragraph.
Ask yourself the question: How would my life look like if my parents would allow me to make choices and have free will?
“Dude, what on Earth are you talking about?”
How many times did you hear that today`s kids are incapable of paying attention, have poor listening skills and they do not follow instructions?
I met teachers, educators and many parents over the last ten years, all exhausted about trying different methods…