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Dan Meyer shares “The Magic Octogon”

As always Dan provokes our interest in something very cool and mathematical.  Take a minute to check out his video on The Magic Octogon which he claims will blow your mind! In just a few short moments you can’t help but be drawn into the process of predicting, questioning, hypothesising and thinking.  Why?  Dan shares [...]

By |September 18th, 2013|0 Comments

Teaching kids how to handle money

Literacy and numeracy aren't the only core life skills that children need to develop.  In fact, one of the most valuable skills we can pass onto our children is good money management.  Who is responsible for teaching financial literacy though? Schools should teach kids how to manage money The development of a national teaching program [...]

By |September 16th, 2013|0 Comments