Whole Education brings together and promotes education that seeks to provide a broader and deeper education for all young people, which will both prepare them better for life in the 21st century and enrich the society in which they live.
Winner of the Guardian Award for UK Teacher of the Year 2008; Winner of Scottish Teacher of the Year 2008; Fellow: Royal Society of the Arts; Committee Member FRSA Scotland; National Teaching Fellow of the UK Teaching Awards; Associate of Independent Thinking - transforming teaching through the imaginative use of Web2; Consultancy with BBC Learning; Co-authoring '21st Century Literacies' with Glasgow University – a Scottish Government funded project to explore the varieties of literacy in 21st learning and teaching. Member of the Government’s Excellence Group in English; Teaching modules for the Masters in Teaching and Learning with Osiris Educational; Contributor to Scottish Government film on Curriculum for Excellence – the case for Distributed Leadership!; Visiting Tutor at Edgehill University, Liverpool (Masters in Teaching and Learning); Scottish Qualification Authority marker for Advanced Higher English; Co-designer of a new Professional Development Award (PDA) – ICT - Advanced Skills for Teachers – for the Scottish Qualifications Authority; Visiting tutor to students of the Postgraduate Diploma of Education, Glasgow University; Judge for the UK Teaching Awards, Scottish Education Awards, Institute of Ideas – Debating Matters ...
Influential author and speaker Dr Brené Brown tackles the myth that vulnerability is a weakness. Instead, she argues, it is the clearest path to courage and meaningful connection, and has the power to transform the way we engage and educate.
With many of us facing an ever greater pace of change in our personal and working lives, leadership adviser and educator Richard Gerver reveals how to adapt and thrive - not to fear change but to see it as an opportunity for creative reinvention
To mark the launch of a new RSA pamphlet, we bring together an expert panel to discuss the growing use of digital money worldwide, highlight its potential and consider the issues that will facilitate or hamper its reach.