Education

Technology not the elixir of education

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All around the world, including in South Africa, one hears people talking about the fourth industrial revolution (4IR). Some talk with enthusiasm, others with anxiety. But what does this mean for young […]

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Education

£3.5bn education package not enough, say school leaders

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Jules White: ‘Heads will not be hoodwinked by a large-sounding number that merely covers rising costs.’ Photograph: Teri Pengilley/The Guardian Controversial government plans that promise increased funding for education, more free schools and a […]

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Technology

Tech Flop: When NOT to Use Technology in the Classroom

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It seemed like a good lesson idea: A student-created interactive timeline to use as a study guide for their final test. On paper, it looked great. Students would have a chronological reference […]

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Viral News

This teacher’s viral notice warning students not to spoil Avengers: Endgame is a hit online

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Many Marvel fans agreed with the teacher and they said they would do the same. For every Marvel fan who hasn’t yet got the opportunity to watch Avengers: Endgame, the culmination of […]

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Technology

The martech stack fallacy: It’s not about technology

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Last week I had the privilege to join fellow marketers, industry leaders, and innovators at MarTech West in San Jose. There I sat in on some fascinating sessions on everything from tracking marketing attribution […]

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Education

Opinion | Education is not just an instrument for employment

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He was a quiet man. He was also a good and disciplined driver. Fast, when needed, without taking risks, and mindful of the comfort of his passengers. Despite three days of arguments […]

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Social Media

The Best Way to Do Social Media Is Not to Post

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In a new interview with Town and Country, Anne Hathaway revealed that she doesn’t actually post anything on Instagram herself. That’s not necessarily surprising for an A-list celebrity, but there’s rhyme and reason […]

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