All posts by Graeme Codrington

teach your kids to code

Teach your kids to code

The reason you should teach your kids to code is not necessarily about setting them up for a career in coding, but rather for kids to learn to understand code and speak the language of the machines.Coding

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Using the internet in the classroom is not cheating

Why using Google in the classroom isn’t cheating

Allowing our children to use technology in the classroom, to access information on Google, is not cheating!We need to stop worrying about testing kids on their memory and rather teach them how to access,

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Key skills for graduates

The key skills Google looks for in graduates

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 Share0 What are the key skills that Google (and other big companies) now look for in their job candidates? What are the skills that we should be teaching our children that

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Accounting and finance career advice

Advising your children for careers in accounting and finance

0 shares Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 Share0 So, your child wants to become an accountant or auditor? Or maybe you’re advising them to follow a career in finance because accounting and finance are

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career guidance

Career Guidance – Time to change our thinking

When it comes to career guidance and career choices for our children we, as parents, need to start thinking differently about how we offer our advice.With technology; new careers being constantly added

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Choosing the right school for your kids

Choosing the right school

Choosing the right school for your children can be a difficult choice - it’s an important decision and a significant part of shaping your child's future.Whether you’re choosing a school for the first

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Ikigai - Helping your kids find their purpose

Ikigai – Helping our kids find their purpose

What will you advise your kids when they're asking what they should be when they 'grow up'? Is it possible to encourage your kids to do what they love; to do what the world needs; to do what they’re

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Talking Robot makes hair appointment

Talking Robot books a hair appointment

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 When a talking Robot can phone up a hair salon and successfully make a hair appointment without sounding like a robot or AI then we know the future is approaching faster

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Is 85 percent good

Is 85% good? What are you measuring

What are you missing by what you are measuring?I wonder how long the standard 'measure' for our kids will be based on a number. Take a step back to think what an 85% achievement actually means - did the

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Teach your kids entrepreneurial skills

Some of the key skills we're going to need in the future are entrepreneurial skills. This doesn't mean having to start your own business, but rather making sure you develop the same skills that make entrepreneurs

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