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Yet, as Will Richardson reminds us, educationalists have long seemed loathe to mess with the recipe.
From the junior school until Year 8 we are holistic in nature, but then from Year 9 we introduce discreet subjects designed to funnel students into NCEA.
The NCEA boat is a canal boat going through a narrow channel; those babies are tough to turn around once they are pointing in one direction.
But, at some point, we have to do it.
As Seymour Papert posits, now that we have access to pretty much all there is to know, what one-billionth of one percent are we going to choose to teach in school?