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Future Learning
@ Whakarongo School
Key Messages?
Q: What is different?
• Way kids are brought up
• Entertainment
• Technology
• Jobs
Flexible
Learning
Environments
(Modern Learning Environments)
WHY?
Three things to consider!
Current Practice
Future Needs
Results
Ability
Groupings
6
Issues
• How much do they learn?
• Kids are missing out!
• Can we do this better?
7
Purpose of Schooling
Needs
• Different times - different needs
• Needs: cooperation, flexibility, group/teamwork. time management
• Current org...
Changing world
Differences
19th Century clerk
• Copy down
• Listening to teacher
• Accepting everything
• Working alone
• Sitting still
•...
How can we prepare our kids for
this different world, if adults
expect to see the same things in
schools (as over the last...
Do we want success for our
kids or …
FLE: Where is the proof?
WS data
So what are FLE all about?
or not about?
What will you see in a FLE?
• Group of students (60 - 90)
• Group of teachers (3)
• Flexible learning programme
• Responsi...
What are the benefits?
• Better results (as seen before)
• Focus on student needs
• Better use of time
• Better use of tea...
Lets stop for some
QUESTIONS
What have we done so far?
• Navigator Centre (Intermediate Focus)
• Management Team: Study Course
• Visited other schools
• Staff development
• Deve...
The way forward
• Reorganise the school into Pods of 3/4 classes in 2015
• Pod teachers work together more and more
• Move to new way of o...
FLE   parent meetings
FLE   parent meetings
FLE   parent meetings
FLE   parent meetings
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  1. 1. Future Learning @ Whakarongo School
  2. 2. Key Messages?
  3. 3. Q: What is different? • Way kids are brought up • Entertainment • Technology • Jobs
  4. 4. Flexible Learning Environments (Modern Learning Environments) WHY?
  5. 5. Three things to consider! Current Practice Future Needs Results
  6. 6. Ability Groupings 6
  7. 7. Issues • How much do they learn? • Kids are missing out! • Can we do this better? 7
  8. 8. Purpose of Schooling
  9. 9. Needs • Different times - different needs • Needs: cooperation, flexibility, group/teamwork. time management • Current organisation does not support this
  10. 10. Changing world
  11. 11. Differences 19th Century clerk • Copy down • Listening to teacher • Accepting everything • Working alone • Sitting still • Remember facts • Follow instructions • Being tested 21st Century explorer • Create ideas • Discuss with peers • Question things • Working with others • Being active • Imagine solutions • Show initiative • Self-evaluation
  12. 12. How can we prepare our kids for this different world, if adults expect to see the same things in schools (as over the last 100 years)?
  13. 13. Do we want success for our kids or …
  14. 14. FLE: Where is the proof?
  15. 15. WS data
  16. 16. So what are FLE all about? or not about?
  17. 17. What will you see in a FLE? • Group of students (60 - 90) • Group of teachers (3) • Flexible learning programme • Responsive to student needs • Different approach to learning (depending on level) • Helpful things: big space, furniture, technology
  18. 18. What are the benefits? • Better results (as seen before) • Focus on student needs • Better use of time • Better use of teacher strengths • Kids are more engaged, more productive, happier • Skills for the real world (self management, flexible, organise) • Specialised programmes
  19. 19. Lets stop for some QUESTIONS
  20. 20. What have we done so far?
  21. 21. • Navigator Centre (Intermediate Focus) • Management Team: Study Course • Visited other schools • Staff development • Developing frameworks of expectations • Started trialling some aspects in different parts of the school
  22. 22. The way forward
  23. 23. • Reorganise the school into Pods of 3/4 classes in 2015 • Pod teachers work together more and more • Move to new way of organising teaching • Teachers continue their Professional Development • Goal: By 2016 have FLE’s fully operational across the school
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    Aug. 27, 2019

Presentation for parents to discuss Flexible Learning Environments (Modern Learning Environments)

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