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Atelierista: Cross-Age Interaction

Great evidence for learning beyond the classroom walls. How can we encourage learning like this?


Interesting article linked from Urban Preschool Blog.

I always wonder about learning spaces. When I recently changed the environment for my class, there were a lot of comments and thoughts about why I did that.

But shouldn’t it be a collaborative effort, all learners (so “teachers and students”) should be able to negotiate!?

And what is the purpose? How could this be reflected throughout a school?

A great, interesting video and blog post (Children on learning spaces) by Oliver Quinlan:


  • Tasha Cowdy: I enjoyed the article. The idea of coblaboration was new to me. it helped me to reflect on my professional interactions; am I simply cooperating and
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