Creative Schools: The Grassroots Revolution That’s Transforming Education

Sir Ken Robinson’s latest book offering (April 2015) has been eagerly awaited and lauded  http://www.theguardian.com/books/2015/apr/23/creative-schools-revolutionising-education-from-the-ground-up-ken-robinson-lou-aronica-review. Sir Ken has certainly stirred up educational debate over recent years and provided a focus for many of those willing to question the status quo […]

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Center for Teaching and Learning, Maine.

From PBS Newshour, USA. April 29th 2015.

‘World’s best teacher’ does not believe in tests and quizzes

April 29, 2015 at 6:15 PM EDT

NOTES FROM FLEXISCHOOLING LEARNING EXCHANGE

NOTES FROM FLEXISCHOOLING LEARNING EXCHANGE The Centre for Personalised Education – Personalised Education Now http://blog.personalisededucationnow.org.uk/  Flexischooling Learning Exchange confirmed what a need there is for Flexischooling! (…as

Flexischooling Learning Exchange

The Flexischooling Learning Exchange was a great little event yesterday. Thanks to everyone who made it, Some excellent contributions, support and ideas. More thoughts later this week. In

Flexischooling Events Updates

Hollinsclough Primary – Small Schools Event Just returned from Hollinsclough Primary http://hollinsclough.staffs.sch.uk/  today and their Flexischooling Event for Small Primary Schools. Great to talk to interested headteachers

REMINDER: Flexischooling Learning Exchange Saturday 18th April 2015

Flexischooling Learning Exchange Saturday 18th April 2015

Members and the wider network of friends are invited to join us at this event. Centre for Personalised Education – Personalised Education

Are You Ready to Join the Slow Education Movement?

Are You Ready to Join the Slow Education Movement? Shelley Wright I came across this article via the MINDSHIFT blog originating from POWERFUL LEARNING PRACTICE. I remember reading

Flexischooling – Manifold CE (VC) Primary School, Derbyshire

Absolutely delighted to hear from Manifold CE (VC) Primary School - Flexischooling places being offered from next academic year. Manifold Primary School is committed to supporting a parent’s right

The First Flexischool

I’m currently working on the archives of two of this country’s greatest educational innovators the late Professor Roland Meighan and Philip Toogood. I last posted regarding some of

Flexischooling

Whilst sorting materials for the archive of Professor Roland Meighan I came across some notes he’d made for either for a presentation or promotional material for his 1988

International Perspectives on home education. Edited Dr Paula Rothermerl

New Book: International Perspectives on home education. Do we still need schools? Edited Dr Paula Rothermerl https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/write-your-headline-dr-paula-rothermel-frsa

Educational Heretics Press

https://www.facebook.com/educationalheraticspress/photos/a.587941904640618.1073741827.587309794703829/607624616005680/?type=1 Educational Heretics Press relaunching this year!! Keep track of its progress on the new EHP Facebook page Educational Heretics Press Facebook

Flexischooling Learning Exchange Saturday 18th April 2015 – Birmingham

Just to reiterate the Flexischooling Learning Exchange on April 18th in Birmingham is open to everyone whether you are currently flexischooling, just interested in the idea, from families,

Make School a Democracy. Prof. David Kirp. New York Times

Make School a Democracy. Prof. David Kirp. New York Times. Feb 28th 2015. NY Times. Sunday Review Opinion. http://www.nytimes.com/2015/03/01/opinion/sunday/make-school-a-democracy.html?_r=1&utm_source=3-1&utm_campaign=11%2F23%2F2014&utm_medium=email

ARMENIA, Colombia — IN a one-room

TES Obituary. Paul Ginnis .

Helen Ward writes this obituary for Paul Ginnis on the Times Educational Supplement Connect website. She echoes what I'm sure all those who knew Paul recognise .

Flexischooling Learning Exchange Saturday 18th April 2015

Flexischooling Learning Exchange Saturday 18th April 2015 Members and the wider network of friends are invited to join us at this event. Centre for Personalised Education – Personalised

The BIG Problem with the Scientific Analysis of Education. Paul Henderson

It is generally agreed that education policy should be informed by legitimate peer reviewed scientific research arrived at through evidence based rational thinking. There is no doubt in

PAUL GINNIS

The incredibly sad and sudden death of Paul Ginnis on Friday 30th January 2015 has reverberated around the networks.

Paul had a long association with our network being at

FLEXISCHOOLING LEARNING EXCHANGE 18 APRIL – BIRMINGHAM

For your diary!!!. More information next week

Centre for Personalised Education – Personalised Education Now

Flexischooling Learning Exchange Saturday 18th April 2015 1245-1730. CPE-PEN Members – free. Non-members

There’s nothing irregular about flexi-schooling

There's nothing irregular about flexi-schooling

Our rigid, semi-privatised British education system doesn’t seem to like it, but part-time learning is great for kids. From the Guardian

The PAH Continuum: Pedagogy, Andragogy & Heutagogy

The following article appeared in as a guest post in Heutagogy Community of Practice http://heutagogycop.wordpress.com/2013/03/04/the-pah-continuum-pedagogy-andragogy-heutagogy/ It follows from Paul Henderson’s mention of andragogy – which some, may not be familiar with. Fred

The Learning Sweet Spot by Paul Henderson.

  We're delighted that Paul Henderson's writing in the CPE-PEN blog over the years has attracted attention worldwide. Our good friend Wendy Priesnitz and her Life Learning Magazine

CPE-PEN New Trustee – Director

CPE-PEN are delighted to welcome Wendy Charles-Warner as trustee - director. Wendy brings with her a wide spectrum of knowledge, skills and experiences. She has a legal background,

What is the point of home education? Paul Henderson

Always the voice of reason. Paul writes so well and passionately about education and learning.  He has real insight into  mainstream and alternative perspectives. Don't undertsand home-based education?

SELF MANAGED LEARNING COLLEGE NEWSLETTER June 2014

SELF MANAGED LEARNING COLLEGE NEWSLETTER June 2014 – Edition Eight Introduction This newsletter has some updates on our work. We are always happy to elaborate on any items. Just email us if

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