Category Archives: #design

A BigBookSnap : “A Blueprint for Tomorrow” by Prakash Nair

“Six Educational Strategies That The Design Principles Should Support”

From “A Blueprint for Tomorrow : Redesigning Schools for Student-Centred Learning” by Prakash Nair

Inspired by our secondary students who have been using Booksnaps over recent weeks, I decided to make my own. The problem is that my #Booksnap grew to become a #BigBookSnap. I am definitely biased here but it often seems that the school library is an obvious place to support student centred learning through collaboration, supportive environments, technology, flexibility and opportunities for connection, since these have long been the core functions of the school library. This BigBookSnap picks up on some of Nair’s strategies and connects them directly with the library. This is not really in the spirit of the concise booksnap but here it is anyway.