Professor Stephen Heppell discusses what the Olympics can teach us about education and the importance of a playful curriculum.

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Home to future thinkers, thought leaders and creative minds, the Furnware LearningLab is where you'll meet some the world's leading educationalists. Here we'll share their stories of inspiration, opinions and insights for the future.

Our first guest is Professor Stephen Heppell - one of the world's leading online education and learning spaces experts.  We were fortunate enough to catch up with him at the BETT conference in London.

In the second instalment from his video series, Professor Stephen Heppell applies the theory of aggregation of marginal gains to education and discusses the importance of making learning playful. 

The first video from his series, Professor Heppell talks to us about education polarisation and the importance of an inquisitive curriculum. See what he has to say on the subject below. 

Professor Stephen Heppell discusses Education Polarisation and the importance of an inquisitive curriculum.

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