Education Leadership

Future of Learning Conference

When colleague Hamish Duff and I conceived a series of Future of Learning events we had no idea of the ripple effect that would be created. We set out to explore the impact of exponential technologies on learning in its widest sense. We wanted to move beyond the technohype of robots stealing jobs; to support a diverse group of people to understand more about some of the changes we can expect; and to work with self selected individuals who wanted to take action by way of group projects.

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Books for your future reading

Recommended Books 2018

I have had my nose in a number of good books in the last few months. I’ve included some of them here so you can add them to your future reading list for 2018. There are ten in total – five related to education (which I think is everyone’s business) and five ‘must reads’ for future thriving of a more general nature.

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Learning Tourism

Professor Stephen Heppell has challenged Christchurch to be the first city in the world that is focused on learning... Read More →

Shaping Education

The Ministry of Education has just launched its website for Shaping Education in Christchurch, New Zealand, following the earthquakes that... Read More →