Explore

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Welcome to the Explore area of the website.

Here you can:

  • find out more about the concept of life-based learning, a new approach to learning for children aged 5 to 11
  • learn more about why the introduction of life-based learning is an urgent priority
  • read about how changing from a subject-based approach to a life-based approach to the curriculum will benefit us all

Subject-Based Learning

What is the problem with the current approach to learning for children aged 5 to 11?

Modern-Day Challenges

What are the personal, social and environmental challenges that children should be learning about?

Leaving Challenges Unmet

Why is the traditional subject-based approach to learning not fit for purpose?

Introducing Life-Based Learning

What is a life-based approach to learning? How does it differ from a subject-based approach?

Meeting the Benchmarks

How will life-based learning addresses the personal, social and environmental challenges we face?

Intention: Key to Success

Intention is key to success. What does that mean in terms of different approaches to learning?

Benefits

What are the benefits of adopting a life-based approach to learning?

Next Steps

Click for more about how you can support the work of the Forum.

MAC

The Merged Action Curriculum is a framework for life-based learning.