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Find inspiration for creative learning, teaching resources, and thought-provoking pieces for 21st century-ready education. 

Are we forming children who are only capable of learning what is already known? Or should we try to develop creative and innovative minds, capable of discovery from preschool age on, throughout life?

Jean Piaget

Playful Learning in Finnish Classrooms

Piia Martikainen: My motivation for using games and gamification in the classroom is to make learning engaging to those who might not otherwise be interested in learning. Today’s students are… Read More

An Old, New Place

An Old, New Place is a poem that chronicles one man’s emotional trajectory beginning in Beirut, Lebanon, just before the start of the Lebanese Civil war in 1975, through the… Read More
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Algorithm Challenge: Bus Tickets

Create an algorithm for the computer, which asks the user for age and returns the price that the user needs to pay for the bus ticket. – The children under...… Read More
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Running Algorithms in Python

People speak natural languages such as English, Korean Spanish, etc., so we can give them instructions (algorithms) in one of these languages and they will understand. However, in order to… Read More