ATL Resource Guide

ATL Resource Guide

Over the last few weeks since releasing our first product, Skill Tracker, we’ve been fortunate to receive some excellent feedback – a lot of it product related. However, interestingly, we’ve also heard through our intelligence gathering, that teachers, MYP...
The Tempered Learner (on self-regulation)

The Tempered Learner (on self-regulation)

By Stephen Taylor Originally posted at The Wayfinder Learning Lab Twitter: @sjtylr Going all the way back to my “MYP: Mind The Gap” session at IBAP 2013, I’ve been thinking about defining effective self-directed inquiry, the role of the MYP in “preparing” kids for DP,...
ATL’s and Entrepreneurship

ATL’s and Entrepreneurship

Pick up any book or read any blog about entrepreneurship and starting your own company and you’ll generally find two distinct sides to the process. The first is the thrill of bringing an idea into reality, setting your own schedule, being your own boss and avoiding...
Making skills visible

Making skills visible

A couple of months ago, at my school, we had the opportunity to participate in the Beta testing of the ATL tracker app with MYP year 5 students. The reflection in this blogpost seeks to analyze some of the challenges we have come across when developing the MYP skills...