About Fred Boss

Second level Art teacher working with NCTE in teacher CPD

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  • Fred shared from a Personal Document
    The only source of innovation is the artist willing to be usefully wrong. A great use of the connection economy is to put together circles of people who challenge each other to be wronger and wronger still—until we find right.
    Note: liking this #edchatie
  • Fred shared from a Personal Document
    74.The role of the teacher’s union in the post-industrial school
    Note: Interested to see where this goes in light of #asti12 #edchatie
  • Fred shared from a Personal Document
    Education isn’t a problem until it serves as a buffer from the world and a refuge from the risk of failure.
    Note: LIKING THIS
  • Fred shared from a Personal Document
    The Sudbury Valley School
    Note: need to check this one out
  • Fred shared from a Personal Document
    Bravery in school is punished, not rewarded. The entire institution is organized around avoiding individual brave acts,
    Note: but schools will celebrate an individual's achievement
  • Fred shared from a Personal Document
    The obligation of the new school is to teach reasonable doubt.
    Note: Can teachers be confident enough to allow doubt
  • Fred shared from lol...OMG!: What Every Student Needs to Know About Online Reputation Management, Digital Citizenship and Cyberbullying by Matt Ivester
    CHAPTER 5: KEY TAKEAWAYS
    Note: CHAPTER 5: KEY TAKEAWAYS Very relevant to teachers of second level students.
(Ireland)
Fred Boss
Web Page: http://www.ncte.ie