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.