Introducing Constructivism in Education Part 1

Constructivism is an approach to learning based on the premise that cognition, or learning, is the result of mental construction: it’s an active process in which learners construct new ideas, skills and behaviours based upon their prior and current knowledge, behaviour and skill assets. Continue Reading

Irish Government to tax learners with “failure fee”

The Irish government is set to tax learners with a “failure fee”. A source close to the Department of Education said they intend to tax the education sector through a levy on incorrectly answered exam questions. This is an effort to generate money as the Irish economy recovers from Storm Emma. And Brexit. Continue Reading