Great videos about innovation and creativity: Part 1

Here follows a selection of videos I found particularly interesting dealing with ideas, innovation, creativity and the learning process. Google: Creativity Loves Constraint Google: The Founding of Google Google: Google Culture: Encouraging Innovation Google: Give Ideas Credit, Not Credit for Ideas Google: Encouraging Creativity Google+

Inspirational books that have changed the way I think…

My wife always gets annoyed with the amount of books I buy. When I started teaching about eight years ago my reading quickly diminished as guilt came upon me every time I picked up a good piece of fiction – ‘I could be doing some work!’. Eventually I realised that reading non-fiction both stimulated my […]

Great books on flash game developing

Recent books added to ‘Great Books’ section of Gary Rosenzweig If you have basic knowledge of Adobe Flash but do not have time to master the more complex elements of the software and still want to learn how to create great games then this book really does the job well. Gary Rosenzweig’s book is […]

Just great books

Great Books Teaching should be about exploration, implementation and reflection. It is when these aspects blend together that the teacher has the opportunity to experience real progression. Let us not forget why we, the educators, are here and what the purpose of teaching actually is: to train a new generation of children and young adults […]

Mind-mapping galore

Ian Harris, Oliver Caviglioli, and Carol Thompson Thinking Skills and Eye Q: Visual Tools for Raising Intelligence is perhaps one of the best books available on mind-mapping and Thinking Skills diagrams. Many of the ideas you’ll come across on this website has been inspired from Thinking Skills and Eye-Q. We have used this book during […]