Francis Gilbert: Do schools achieve more when teachers teach less, and children have more free time?
In this video, Finnish education expert, Pasi Sahlberg, talks about why the best education system encourage children to play by teaching them less, and teachers to improve their practice by having less contact time in the classroom. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TZr4XV7HyZw read more and comment →
Latest comment by Rebecca Hanson: ""It’s important to remember that it isn’t just any old play that works." Absolutely. We also have many, many examples of outstanding nurseries and pre-schools in England. English teachers work on these things too Ricky and of course this ......"Comment + Debate