Interview with Mark Newman

Interview with Mark Newman

Questions for a Physical Educator This is the first year that you are rolling out a new curriculum for your Grade 9 and 10 students. Could you explain a little bit about what you have designed and why you chose to design something yourself? During my 22 years of...
Big Ideas Are Better Than Small Ones

Big Ideas Are Better Than Small Ones

For a long time education bothered itself about the detail. Not that it shouldn’t, details are important, but it saw them as the purpose of our teaching. Revision for tests requiring the memorization of facts, with the best grades reserved for those with the...