Pedagogy first…

Michael Fullan is credited with the phrase, “Pedagogy is the driver, technology is the accelerator”. He’s right on the money as far as I’m concerned.

Following a recent TeachMeet presentation at Tom Sherrington’s school in London, I was inspired by a presentation by Oliver Caviglioli in which he talked about a number of different things, one of which was that there really is no such thing as deeper learning. It inspired me to create the quote poster in the tweet shown below:

@ICTEvangelist so easy to come up with these bandwagon expressions. No one really knows what they mean most of the time

— Ana Cristina Pratas (@AnaCristinaPrts) March 29, 2016

Ana Cristina’s response resonated with me. I didn’t think it was a particularly ‘bandwagon’ kind of phrase but it did demonstrate the lack of context given to the image and quote I had created. It certainly made me reflect upon how the image and the thinking behind quotes that I tweet could be made clearer.

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