Human-Centred Education books

Rethinking Secondary Education: A Human-Centred Approach by Scherto Gill & Garrett Thomson, published by Pearson Education in 2012. This book articulates and develops a human-centred vision from conceptual perspectives. These theories form the philosophical underpinning of Human-Centred Education. “This… Read More

Learning Community

A human-centred school is a community of persons. This inevitably involves radically rethinking a school’s identity and the nature of its culture. This process of rethinking will vary according to the specific circumstances of each school, but there… Read More

Mentoring

The Mentor works with the student on one-to-one level. There are broadly five key aspects to the work of mentoring: Getting to know the student (1) getting to know the student’s background (eg, life history) (2) understanding the… Read More

Feedback for students

Feedback for students has three essential features. Student responsibility. Holistic development. Understanding what is good work and how to improve. Non-judgemental improvement with critical self-reflection.