IrelandAM

Ireland AM

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Brilliant to be in Dublin, and to appear on Ireland AM. You can view my interview by following this link.   About Ireland AM Irish viewers have been waking up to Ireland AM since September 1999. Ireland AM offers a morning-mix of current affairs, human interest stories , celebrity interviews, fashion, health, beauty and all […]

Finding Market Pressures To Innovate Education

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“School, in a more narrow but important sense, is a community of learners, because we do learn with and from each other… The thing is, we’ve come to associate schools with particular types of institutions which have developed over the past couple of hundred years.” Really enjoyed talking to Rod Berger for Forbes recently, you […]

10 Years On…

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A lot of people know about my work through my talks at the TED conference, and especially the first one, in 2006, ‘Do Schools Kill Creativity?’ At 41 million views and counting it is still the most viewed talk in TED’s history.  A couple of years ago, I was at a university in the mid-West […]