Tag: questions

  • Lessons from the K Foundation

    Lessons from the K Foundation

    Raising questions from burning £1 million.

  • Questioning Coding

    Questioning Coding

    Teaching computational thinking simply through questions.

  • Questioning for confusion

    Questioning for confusion

    Maybe we should confuse children more often…

  • “Poke the box”: Questioning Questioning

    “Poke the box”: Questioning Questioning

    Teachers ask up to 400 questions a day– I think we need to question this questioning to make sure it counts. In this video re-recorded from my presentation at TeachMeet Brum I discuss using Seth Godin‘s notion of ‘Poke the box‘ to influence classroom questioning. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LgT-ClPWja4]

  • Time for reflection

    This evening I attended an extra University session for those of us interested in becoming ‘Maths Specialists’. We ended the session by reflecting on what it was that we believed the William report to mean by ‘deep subject knowledge’ (Williams Report). Whilst our conclusions were fairly vague, a very valuable part of the discussion was…