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March 7, 2011

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Overschooled but Undereducated: Preparing for Turbulent Times

Presentation to high School students in Gulf Islands and other school districts

Richmond School District Conference

October 22, 2010

“Overschooled but Undereducated: how the crisis in education is jeopardising our adolescents”

Vancouver Pupil Conference

October 20, 2010

“Your wonderful brain, and your responsibility to use it wisely”

Reading Head Teacher’s Conference

October 7, 2010

As some 25-30 people took copies of the book Overschooled but Undereducated
I would be very interested in hearing from any of them with reactions to
what they have read in that book.

Atlantic College

September 28, 2010

Slide presentation used on September 28th, 2010. John Abbott will be returning to Atlantic College sometime in early November to discuss with those students that took copies of the book Overschooled but Undereducated what they think they could do to further the implementation of these ideas.

A School that Fits: Public Meeting 9th July, 2010

Q and A from a public meeting held on 9th July, 2010, concerning St. Mark’s School in Larkhall.

The Centre for Urban Education CUE, Manchester Metropolitan University

July 12, 2010

This Powerpoint presentation contains all the slides I would have used had there been time at that most interesting conference held at The Lowry Gallery on Thursday 8th July for people from the Centre for Urban Education.

Withington Girls’ School Independent Study Project, Manchester

June 17, 2010

“How Humans Learn: An Introduction”

St Anne’s Academy, Victoria, Canada : Ministry of Education

March 24, 2010

This was a return visit, following the various lectures that I had given earlier in the month in the Gulf Islands and at Saanich and Comox.

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