Contents include: Series Introduction: Capabilities and Pedagogy Chapter 1: Tenacity Chapter 2: Cultivating Tenacity Chapter 3: Getting Going Chapter 4: Going Deeper Chapter 5: Promising Practices Chapter 6: Signs of Success Chapter 7: Tenacity Challenges
Professor Bill Lucas is Director of the Centre for Real-World Learning. With Guy Claxton he created the Expansive Education Network: a group of teacher researchers who share a common view of the goals of education. These goals are outlined in Bill and Guy's seminal book, Educating Ruby. Bill is also co-chair of the new 2021 PISA test of creative thinking, a member of the LEGO Foundation's advisory board and an adviser to Australia's Mitchell Institute. Dr Ellen Spencer is a senior researcher at the Centre for Real-World Learning. She has a PhD from the University of Warwick, where her doctoral research focused on the impact of policy on school improvement. With Bill Lucas and Guy Claxton, Ellen is co-author of Expansive Education: Teaching learners for the real world.