GVI’s and Trends in Education

In 2010 the OECD published a list of 4 trends that were shaping education  around the world. Globalisation The Future of the Nation State Arew Cities the New Countries Family Matters A Brave New World Each of these trends is having an effect on my own teaching but for the purposes of brevity I would … Continue reading GVI’s and Trends in Education


Our Socioeconomic contexts

Marlborough Boys College is a decile 6 school.  In terms of family or community economics Blenheim is a very mixed region with a broad economic continuum.  We have students that in larger urban areas would live in areas with low socioeconomic demographics.  We have the opposite extreme and all other levels of income in between. … Continue reading Our Socioeconomic contexts