What has become a powerful force in the world of education all started in 1983, when Harvard University professor Howard Gardner started writing his book “Frames of Mind: The Theory of Multiple Intelligences with some simple but very powerful questions, viz., are talented chess players, violinists, and athletes ‘intelligent’ in their respective disciplines? Why these
Find out what to cover in your personal statement when you apply to work as a teacher and how to present your skills, knowledge, experience and beliefs. Display your enthusiasm, but avoid general statements and clichés. Your personal statement is the heart of your application for work as a newly qualified teacher and should be
You have a limited amount of time to make an impact on the reader (no more that 30 seconds to be precise) therefore the effect has to be immediate. A personal statement is usually situated at the top of a cv under your personal information and is one of the first sections of a cv
Personalized learning is on the rise for learners in our schools. Redesigned schools include personal learning plans, playlists of content tailored to fit each learner, adaptive curriculum, and access to learning anytime and anywhere. That’s great for students but what about teachers? Where’s the personalized learning, the carefully constructed playlists, the pitch-perfect material that fits their
With so many graduates applying for each role, you must demonstrate that you’ve developed the key skills that employers are looking for While the knowledge and skills required will vary according to the job, it’s imperative to convey how you’ve already gained the core attributes that would make you a worthwhile addition to an organisation.