Politics

Christopher Pyne’s failures as Federal Education Minister

This post was originally posted here: http://au.educationhq.com/news/33099/christopher-pynes-failures-as-federal-education-minister/#.VjaMmLX-mAg.facebook There will be few teachers or principals who are sad to see the back of Christopher Pyne as Federal Minister for Education. Much like the rest of the Abbott Government, Pyne’s time in charge of education in Australia has been characterised by ideologically-driven approaches,…

Are you a teacher entrepreneur? A teacherpreneur? An edupreneur?

Entrepreneur: a person who organizes and manages any enterprise, especially a business, usually with considerable initiative and risk I’ve started seeing  various mishmashes of the words education, teacher and entrepreneur on Twitter and at conferences a lot lately. Certainly, it seems to be one of those buzzwords in education that…