critical pedagogy

A collection of 19 posts

Play is the Companion of Scholarship

Play is the Companion of Scholarship

To put it simply, just as healthy children play, so good scholars must too. And play must not be reserved just for weekends or vacation, but integrated into the way we think about our work.

To Go Far Enough

To Go Far Enough

The predation of the edtech industry only works if we don’t lift our heads to see it, raise our hands to change it, stand in its way.

The Production of Tomorrow

The Production of Tomorrow

There are incontrovertible facts which should not be considered from inside the shelter of ideas, hypotheses. Poverty, racism, hunger, transphobia. There are incontrovertible facts which require action, not discussion.

The Habitus of Critical Imagination

The Habitus of Critical Imagination

It is urgent that we have teachers. It is urgent that we have teachers with great imaginations. It’s urgent that we have teachers who can see in their students the potential for something startling, something unlikely.