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Digital CitizenshipPrimary
May 15, 2017

5 P’s to a Positive Digital Footprint Board Game

Eleni Kyritsis @misskyritsis Empowering students to make positive decisions online is critical to their development. To support this I display the 5 P’s for a Positive Digital Footprint image I created in my class, referring to this regularly during the school year. Displaying this image is a great first step…
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March 28, 2017

Innovation can never happen in schools: we’re too busy ‘continually improving’

Provocation 3: Innovation can never happen in schools: we’re too busy ‘continually improving’   What is the hard work of innovation in school? Innovation is like genius: one percent inspiration, ninety nine percent perspiration. It’s hard work. Tendayi Viki’s Forbes article Innovation is Management describes the slog that’s required to…
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March 14, 2017

Do words get in the way of leadership?

Provocation 1: No school is the same but all their visions sound identical: how do words get in the way of what leadership are actually trying to say?    Stop Talking About Your Vision: Draw It When I asked the Chief Executive about his vision for the organisation, I was in…
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January 26, 2017

Sphero’s in the Classroom

Eleni Kyritsis Year 3 Teacher @misskyritsis As teachers we need to provide our students with opportunities to learn how to learn, supporting them to find and solve problems. Our role involves developing learners for many jobs that are yet to exist. The critical question we must ask as educators is;…
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