Leading Libraries to Lead Education – Sara Furnival

We met Sara Furnival during the Upper Grand District School Board’s annual “Learning Fair”  in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada, in August 2019. We agreed at that time to invite her for an […]

When parents understand and support innovation at school – François-Xavier Berclaz

We met François-Xavier Berclaz in Bratsch, on the road to Leukerbad, in Haut-Valais, Switzerland. François-Xavier Berclaz is the father of two students from gd-Schule, a school that uses the project’s […]

Conversation on the risk at school

Edupreneurial Pivot devotes an essential chapter to the blockages that the precautionary principle generates in the daily life of schools. By requiring teachers to prove that there is no risk, […]

Damian Gsponer explains the pedagogy of gd-Schule

The playground project, which is part of the idea behind our school: developing a mountain village together with the students. There was a playground here. It was ancient. Most of […]

I take care of 48 children, 6 teachers and a … village! – Damian Gsponer

We met Damian Gsponer in Bratsch, on the road to Leukerbad, in Haut-Valais, Switzerland. Damian Gsponer is the founder and director of gd-Schule, a school that uses the pedagogy of […]

Team Academy, the hands-on Bachelor that disrupts education with Antoine Perruchoud

We met Antoine Perruchoud in the “House of Entrepreneurship” in Sierre, Switzerland. Here was born the Swiss version of Team Academy, a totally innovative Bachelor curriculum, offered as part of […]

Guiding Principles for Principals with Paul Richard

Who is Paul?  We interviewed Paul Richard during the Learning Fair of the Upper Grand District School Board at Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada, in August 2019.  We had met Paul for the first time […]