Monthly Archives: April 2013

MOOCs – do online courses have a place in secondary education?

Guest blog by Duncan King, Director of Digital Learning at The Perse School. Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) have made a huge splash in the media over the past 12 months. In short, these are (currently) short online university courses … Continue reading

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Mrs Thatcher and the value of hard work

I should have known better. Attempting to discuss the significance of Baroness Thatcher to a school assembly of 11 to 18 years olds born between 1995 and 2002 was always going to be difficult. Mrs Thatcher falls into the ‘ignorance … Continue reading

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