Disruption to how we live and work may make it more important than ever to upskill. Photograph: iStock

When digital marketer Jeremy Haynes tweeted recently about the opportunity to learn new schools during the pandemic, he didn’t expect the message to g(...)

Children at Holy Trinity National School did a workshop on the physical changes in the brain when a new skill or knowledge is mastered, which neuroscientists call “neuroplasticity”. The fixed mindset sees intelligence as unchanging from cradle to grave; the growth mindset sees intelligence as a malleable attribute that can grow through effort and persistence

One of the best aspects of being a teacher is that I have never stopped learning. Last year I had the opportunity to put a theory of learning to th(...)