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Blackburn Slow Education Network Event – 8TH JULY

Blackburn Slow Education Network Event – 8TH JULY

  BLACKBURN SLOW EDUCATION RESEARCH NETWORK INVITES YOU TO A CELEBRATION EVENT  WEDNESDAY 8TH JULY 2015, 1PM – 5PM (A welcome and introduction to the event will take place at 1.30pm and again at 3.45pm). ST SILAS PRIMARY SCHOOL, ST SILAS ROAD, BLACKBURN, BB2 6JP.    This event is the culmination of a year’s...

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Thoughts on the Sunday Times Festival of Education 2015

What a difference a couple of years make. Having now been to The Sunday Times Festival of Education for 4 years a number of things struck me as enormously positive this time around and I will list them in no particular order. 1. The move away from a Saturday, despite initial complaints (bleating on...

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“Slow Education is sweeping through schools in England” Sunday Times March 15th 2015

Are you a teacher or head of a school who feels testing has gone too far? Do you wonder about life after levels? We within the Slow Education movement believe we are at a critical moment. There is a need to reclaim the importance of quality, creative teaching which enables students to think independently...

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SLOW SCHOOLS MEAN DEEP LEARNING by Professor Maurice Holt

Despite a huge investment in tests, initiatives, and political aspirations, the English education system fails to inspire confidence. Those of us who advocate slow education believe it is the actual process of schooling that matters – not the invention of more ways of inspecting and assessing, or more types of schools. These are all blunt instruments. Slow education is...

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