eBook Guy Claxton ë What's the Point of School? Rediscovering the Heart of ë

➶ [Reading] ➸ What's the Point of School? Rediscovering the Heart of Education By Guy Claxton ➫ – Women1.pro Why the education system is failing our kids and how we can start the revolution that will save our schoolsWith their emphasis on regurgitated knowledge and stressful exams today’s schools actually Why the education system is failing our kids and how we can start the revolution that will save our schoolsWith their emphasis on regurgitated knowledge and stressful exams today’s schools actually do harm than good Guiding readers past the sterile debates about City Academies and dumbed down exams Claxto.

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eBook Guy Claxton ë What's the Point of School? Rediscovering the Heart of ë

eBook Guy Claxton ë What's the Point of School? Rediscovering the Heart of ë Guy Claxton is Emeritus Professor of the Learning Sciences at the University of Winchester His many publications include Hare Brain Tortoise Mind Why Intelligence Increases When You Think Less He lives in the UK

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  1. Nathan Nathan says:

    eBook Guy Claxton ë What's the Point of School? Rediscovering the Heart of ë what's download, point free, school? pdf, rediscovering mobile, heart book, education epub, What's the ebok, Point of kindle, Point of School? Rediscovering epub, the Point of book, the Point of School? Rediscovering mobile, What's the Point of School? Rediscovering the Heart of Education KindleClaxton's thesis is simple industrial education isn't working and in fact is teaching kids compliance and passivity what's needed is a focus on teaching kids how to learn This isn't news here in NZ though it might be elsewhere The first part of the book lays out the problem with plenty of uotes from real peopleAt a conference recently a headteacher approached me keen to tell me a story The previous evening she had been chatting to her daughter a bright young woman doing some last minute revision for her A levels She asked her daughter what she thought she had really learned from her schooldays The daughter thought for a bit and said Be nice to the hard kids Her mother suggested th


  2. Susan Susan says:

    eBook Guy Claxton ë What's the Point of School? Rediscovering the Heart of ë what's download, point free, school? pdf, rediscovering mobile, heart book, education epub, What's the ebok, Point of kindle, Point of School? Rediscovering epub, the Point of book, the Point of School? Rediscovering mobile, What's the Point of School? Rediscovering the Heart of Education KindleIt's been a while since I've read an educational book cover to cover and highlighted it till it glowsbut my copy of this book is now glowing blue Claxton from the UK is not selling a program or suggesting spending money on any curriculum Instead he believes that we need to shift our approach and beliefs about learning in our schools It is our job to help kids learn how to learn He believes this is best achieved by setting up the school to be Learning Gyms where adults and students are keenly aware of the habits of mind they need to be a powerful learner vs a successful student He notes that adults need to model their own learning and struggle with it Powerful learners know how to grapple with issuesideas They know when to read a manual what uestions to ask when to take a break when to call someone else how to persist and continue through the messiness of it C


  3. Hidayah Bani Hidayah Bani says:

    eBook Guy Claxton ë What's the Point of School? Rediscovering the Heart of ë what's download, point free, school? pdf, rediscovering mobile, heart book, education epub, What's the ebok, Point of kindle, Point of School? Rediscovering epub, the Point of book, the Point of School? Rediscovering mobile, What's the Point of School? Rediscovering the Heart of Education KindleFinally I rate this book 4 stars even though I really amazed with the content of this book There is no problem with this book as it stimulate me to think and reflect upon what I have done why I did it and what is my plan as a teacher with my professional judgement How I found Guy Claxton as an inspiring person?I


  4. Island Lover Island Lover says:

    eBook Guy Claxton ë What's the Point of School? Rediscovering the Heart of ë what's download, point free, school? pdf, rediscovering mobile, heart book, education epub, What's the ebok, Point of kindle, Point of School? Rediscovering epub, the Point of book, the Point of School? Rediscovering mobile, What's the Point of School? Rediscovering the Heart of Education KindleFits with the thinking I've been doing lately surrounding the theme of why we teach In this case the book addresses a picture just as large if not larger What's the Point of School I'm just now getting around to writing this review a few months after reading the book and this seems very fitting Seeing that we went from a hybrid model to now a full digitalon line model at


  5. Ben Scobie Ben Scobie says:

    eBook Guy Claxton ë What's the Point of School? Rediscovering the Heart of ë what's download, point free, school? pdf, rediscovering mobile, heart book, education epub, What's the ebok, Point of kindle, Point of School? Rediscovering epub, the Point of book, the Point of School? Rediscovering mobile, What's the Point of School? Rediscovering the Heart of Education KindleA good book about the state of British Education and to a certain extent the global phenomenon It tears down your assumptions and ideas with its incredibly negative introduction but does well to offer plenty of solutions and id


  6. Sean Goh Sean Goh says:

    eBook Guy Claxton ë What's the Point of School? Rediscovering the Heart of ë what's download, point free, school? pdf, rediscovering mobile, heart book, education epub, What's the ebok, Point of kindle, Point of School? Rediscovering epub, the Point of book, the Point of School? Rediscovering mobile, What's the Point of School? Rediscovering the Heart of Education KindleChildren's success in life depends little on whether they can read but whether they do and derive enjoyment from the processUK Least likely to happen in school learn things that relate to the real worldIn times of change the learners inherit the Earth while the learned find themselves beautifully euipped to deal with a world that no longer exists Eric HofferIt's what you do with the contentDead metaphors School as a monastery factory VS apprenticeshipTeacher as a explainerjudge VS guide modelZumbac tailor story Intelligence traditionally seen as the ability to contort self to fit demandsWhen one sees oneself as a learner having to struggle is not a sign of weaknessFeeling you have to prove yourself VS feeling free to improve yourselfKnowledge is situated context and for doing it's not what's true it's wha


  7. Megan Megan says:

    eBook Guy Claxton ë What's the Point of School? Rediscovering the Heart of ë what's download, point free, school? pdf, rediscovering mobile, heart book, education epub, What's the ebok, Point of kindle, Point of School? Rediscovering epub, the Point of book, the Point of School? Rediscovering mobile, What's the Point of School? Rediscovering the Heart of Education KindleThis book is a great starting point for a discussion and critiue of our current education system in the western world In simple and straightforward language Claxton voices what almost every educator is surely thinking but feels helpless to do anything about that WHAT we teach in schools is becoming increasingly irrelevant compared to HOW we teach it It is a well researched and logically ordered case he puts forward and if nothing else is a great stimulus for further discussion on what can be done to improve the passivity that exists in both teachers and students in many schools Definitely got me thinking and inspired further investigation as to how this could look in my own


  8. Hannah Hannah says:

    eBook Guy Claxton ë What's the Point of School? Rediscovering the Heart of ë what's download, point free, school? pdf, rediscovering mobile, heart book, education epub, What's the ebok, Point of kindle, Point of School? Rediscovering epub, the Point of book, the Point of School? Rediscovering mobile, What's the Point of School? Rediscovering the Heart of Education KindleI stumbled upon this book by chance someone mentioned the name and my curiosity got the best of me but I am so glad I did Claxton's thoughts regarding the state of education today are in my mind game changing and I hope to be able to implement some of his ideas in my classroomStraight on to 'Building Learning Power' for me


  9. Sortal Sortal says:

    eBook Guy Claxton ë What's the Point of School? Rediscovering the Heart of ë what's download, point free, school? pdf, rediscovering mobile, heart book, education epub, What's the ebok, Point of kindle, Point of School? Rediscovering epub, the Point of book, the Point of School? Rediscovering mobile, What's the Point of School? Rediscovering the Heart of Education KindleClaxton synthesizes the ideas of some of education's leading thinkers including Carol Dweck Dylan Wiliam and Jo Boaler When those are your sources you can't go too far wrong Unfortunately his treatment of research is very limited and at times it seems like he's cherry picking results For me the philosophical links to Plato were a bonus but others


  10. Kieran Kieran says:

    eBook Guy Claxton ë What's the Point of School? Rediscovering the Heart of ë what's download, point free, school? pdf, rediscovering mobile, heart book, education epub, What's the ebok, Point of kindle, Point of School? Rediscovering epub, the Point of book, the Point of School? Rediscovering mobile, What's the Point of School? Rediscovering the Heart of Education KindleExcellent criticism of what's wrong with an education system still essentially based on the monastic one with some good suggestions on how to get out of it; just ruined in the middle by a


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