Friday, February 25, 2011

New Resources

I've recently come across some great activities for active minds. 
Please check the resources link on the right and have fun exploring! 

The BBC/learning site is a BETA version, but really looks great. The content is UK specific though, so if you want Australian content, try

Enjoy the adventure :)

Monday, February 21, 2011

Gifted Education Professional Development Package

Gifted Education Professional Development Package

It's a free modular course, which can be downloaded. Contains all essential information for teachers on what they should know when teaching exceptionally able or gifted and talented students.

- Excellent course, authored by one of the leaders in the field of gifted education, Dr. Miraca Gross.

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Sunday, February 13, 2011

Do Schools Kill Creativity?

As part of Joe Bowers's initiative to saturate various blogs with Ken Robinson's educational messages, I add one of my favourite youtube video's from TedTalks. I hope you enjoy it, and are inspired to create a better educational world for future generations.

Friday, February 11, 2011

11 Science Resources to try in 2011

Richard Byrne at Free Tech for Teachers has 11 wonderful science resources for 2011.

Have a look, have a try.. you won't be disappointed.

Gifted and Talented Children's Association of South Australia

Gifted and Talented Children's Association of South Australia seems to be struggling.
This is not good for the gifted children in SA!

The Trouble With Bright Girls

This article really reminded me of some really wonderful, bright women I know.
I wonder how many are caught in this loop?

For women, ability doesn't always lead to confidence. Here's why: