Best Teacher In The World Andria Zafirakou: ‘Build Trust With Your Kids – Then Everything Else Can Happen’

We love talking about those inspiring learning in young people, so we were particularly excited to read this article about the London teacher named best in the world earlier this year. Andria Zafirakou is an art teacher with an unconventional approach; a departure from the more common strategy of teaching core subjects with rigorous structure…

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Partnering For Play: What Lies Behind Successful Play Partnerships?

At the Institute of Imagination we’re so proud of our collaborations, they are an integral part of what we do. LEGO®, who we’re working with on RE:CODE London, is constantly building its community engagement initiatives. Let’s learn why they’re so vital with David Pallash, Senior Manager, Social Responsibility and Child Engagement at LEGO Group. We’re also…

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Children In Poorer Countries Have Higher Career Aspirations Than UK

This article stood out because of its vital subject matter – how young people perceive their future. Sean Coughlan, BBC News education and family correspondent, examines a worldwide survey of children on their career ambitions. It uncovers enduring gender stereotypes at work, where and why aspiration is lacking and suggests how to address these issues.…

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