The ‘Maker Movement’ Making Its Way into Schools Across the Globe

Tim Bajarin of TIME Magazine, in an article entitled, ‘Why the Maker Movement Is Important to America’s Future’, explains, “It [the maker movement] has the potential to turn more and more people into makers instead of just consumers, and I know from history that when you give makers the right tools and inspiration, they have the potential to change the world.” Continue reading The ‘Maker Movement’ Making Its Way into Schools Across the Globe

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21st Century Skills – Learning and Innovation

What are ‘21st Century Skills’?

You may have heard the term ‘21st century skills’ thrown around in the news, especially in articles about teaching and learning. But what exactly do the phrase ‘21st century skills’ mean? According to Thoughtful Learning, “21st century skills are a set of abilities that students need to develop in order to succeed in the information age”. And so, these skills are a vital inclusion in the learning process. Continue reading 21st Century Skills – Learning and Innovation

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