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14th Oct, 2011

Personalised Educations?

“Personalised Educations Now” – PEN By Paul Romani Oh God, not another acronym. What is it with theorists and acronyms?! This is the term used by a website I came across: http://www.personalisededucationnow.org.uk/.   As someone who is actively trying to change education to make it more relevant the life of students and the country, I am […]

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13th Oct, 2011

The problem with educational software

By Paul Romani   There are a fair number of companies out there devoted to producing educational software. They’re exploiting the desperation of schools to jump on the technological bandwagon. While I’m not an expert on educational software, I am an expert educator and computer engineer. As a result, it’s a rare occurrence to see […]

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11th Oct, 2011

“Canadian universities must reform or perish” – Globe and Mail

Paul Romani examines the Globe and Mail’s article about the need for reform The Globe and Mail states (11th October, 2011) that “Canadian universities must reform or perish”. Strong words, but true. In fact, their views reconfirm the research that Pear Tree Education has been doing.   Here are the highlights of the Globe’s article, […]

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4th Oct, 2011

Math is always just math, unless…

You’ve got to look at education from the perspective of a student By Paul Romani It’s tough critiquing the efforts of an educator. Take Elisha Bonnis for example: ; she’s trying hard to improve the quality of math teaching. You’ve got to admire her passion. How can you knock that? Well, you have to look […]

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