When UTS opened its doors in 1910, our now iconic street number – 371 – sat proudly over the main entrance, the gateway to our school, and it is still there today. Hence @371: a gateway to school news, views, and insights.
In 2007, mathematics educator Prof. Lynn Arthur Steen said of math teaching in US schools: “High-stakes testing has forced schools to push aside subjects like history, science, music, and art in a scramble to avoid the embarrassing consequences of not making “adequate yearly progress” in... READ MORE
A recent edition of the The Economist features an article on education that is worth considering.
People often ask if we can train teachers and improve teachers’ effectiveness. Are the dollars spent on professional development worth it? Some wonder “Are teachers born or... READ MORE