We recently visited JCU's Ideas Lab in Cairns to learn how student and industry collaborators are innovating and learning together, in their own inspiring space.
Masterplanning for Happier Healthier Schools
How do we more effectively masterplan schools to be happier and healthier? We workshopped with students to try and find out.
Back Together Again: Reflections on the 2022 Annual Regional Conference
After two years of false starts, the LEA Regional Conference finally re-convened last week, with a delegation of around 500 people. These are my thoughts on this incredible event.
Brisbane schooling goes up… again
Our final Learning Environments Queensland Chapter event was to Brisbane's newest vertical school, the Brisbane South State Secondary College.
Stacked up learning in Fortitude Valley
I recently visited Brisbane's latest vertical school.
Learning and Innovation in Ormiston
Finally enjoying a LEA site visit at Ormiston College's award-winning Centre for Learning and Innovation.
Learning about Aboriginal Pedagogy
I was very lucky to attend a great talk this week on the 8 ways of aboriginal pedagogy.
A new model for delivering city-based learning
Last week I visited the multi-award-winning Adelaide Botanic High School, and it did not disappoint.
Debating school typologies
Last week LEAQ debated the viability and future of vertical schooling. It taught me a few new things and challenged my opinions on what I thought I knew.
In May this year I attended my thirteenth LEA Conference in Perth, which I also helped organise. I may be slightly biased, but I thought it was fantastic. It is great to see so many passionate people trying to create better learning experiences for our future generations, and it was lovely to get all these... Continue Reading →