Taylor Mali (http://taylormali.com), one of the most well-known poets to have emerged from the poetry slam movement and one of the few people in the world to have no job other than that of poet., gives his mind on what teachers make. Mali is a vocal advocate of teachers and the nobility of teaching, having…Details
At the start of term you want to welcome students, and set the right tone. That first assembly is so important. So being helpful souls we have been thinking of ways to assist you. To save you some time, preparing for that Start of Term Assembly here are ideas that might be useful from the AssemblyTube Database. (click…Details
You can view AssemblyTube on mobile phones and tablets as well as desktop or laptop computers. Mobile Assemblies On a phone you see a mobile optimised version of the site. Take a look at AssemblyTube in action on a mobile phone. Mobile assemblies are a reality. And 100% free.Details
Looking for assembly images you can safely use in your assembly? You can use images individually or set them to run as a slideshow. You might want to use these images at the beginning of an assembly to improve the general knowledge of the students, or just as a focus for students whilst the assembly…Details
What is teaching all about? How should we educate our young people? What is a balanced curriculum? Facts or creativity? So many voices. So many directions. Here is one view
More and more, teachers are using technology to present ideas. But using software alone does not mean your ideas will be presented well. How about improving your assembly presentation skills needed to present things effectively. Assembly Presentation Skills Direct link for iPad users http://www.slideshare.net/jonesy2008/presentation-skills-for-teachers-version-30?Details
This lively RSA Animate, adapted from Dan Pink’s talk at the RSA, illustrates the hidden truths behind what really motivates us at home and in the workplace.
Sir Ken Robinson: Do schools kill creativity? Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines) creativity. Present a Creative Assembly If you think Sir Ken is correct, you can do something in your assembly to encourage creativity. Start by having a creative assembly to…Details