Making the journey from teacher to learning centred cultures is a gradual, sometimes difficult, but hugely worthwhile process of culture change by the school and habit change by teachers. Building Better Learners is essentially about making that journey in order to systematically cultivate pupils’ supple learning mind.
This section explores what is entailed in shifting from the dominant teacher culture to the richer learning culture.
Which aspect of classroom culture needs most attention in your school?
a) Aspects of the culture shift
Gradual and worthwhile change
Sharing responsibility for learning
Talking about the learning process
Blending content with learning process. The what and how.
The how of learning is closely attended to.