Children as Ideas Makers: TEDx Talk

I was invited to speak at TEDxBrum, Birmingham, UK where I shared my passion and thoughts about what happens when we value and take seriously children's own curiosity and enquiry and turn our schools into environments that generate, foster and make visible children's enquiry.  You can see the video uploaded to You Tube here. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JVsGJluJz5IContinue reading Children as Ideas Makers: TEDx Talk

Mathematical Thinking: Play and Learning

Mathematical Thinking: The Pattern of all Patterns Tomorrow I present at the British Council here in Dakar, Senegal.  The subject is the creative ways of approaching mathematics in the classroom.  From the teachers I have had the honour of speaking with thus far in my trip there seems to be a significant challenge in how … Continue reading Mathematical Thinking: Play and Learning