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Hype Cycle for Education, 2017

* Hype Cycle for Education, 2017 (2017-Jul-24) https://www.gartner.com/doc/3769145/hype-cycle-education-

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Hype Cycle for Education, 2016

* Hype Cycle for Education, 2016 (2016-Jul-01) https://www.gartner.com/doc/3364119/hype-cycle-education-

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Richard Gill on the value of music education

Saw this one on an ABC Big Ideas short on the weekend; definitely worth watching. One of the most eagerly awaited TEDxSydney 2011 speaker videos is this one by music educator Richard Gill, in which he argues the case for … Continue reading

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Hype Cycle for Education, 2011

(NOTE: Post moved from Private to Public 2011-Nov-04) Hype Cycle for Education, 2011 [1] (Click on image for enlargement) Hype Cycle for Education, 2009 [2] (Click on image for enlargement) For comparison I have included the 2009 Hype cycle, and … Continue reading

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banning cartwheels

Proving stupidity is alive and well in risk assessment the Belgian Gardens State School in Townsville (North Queensland) has banned all gymnastics activities during breaks, claiming it is protecting students from injury. Parents say students have been threatened with suspension … Continue reading

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The Digital Educator – an Education Faculty Focus

The Digital Educator – an Education Faculty Focus. May 30th. 10:30 – 12:00 There are a number (102 at last count!) of Australian government reports telling us that teacher training is too variable and in some areas a disappointment to … Continue reading

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