The Learning Pit helps people to think and talk about their learning. It was created by James Nottingham in the late 90s.  It applies to all learners and all learning, so can be used in any setting from home to school to sports teams to businesses.

Learning Pit Videos

Intro for Staff

Animated Intro for Students

Intro for Parents

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Financial Times Article

New York Times Article

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Suggested Text for School Newsletters


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This site represents two tradenames:


This trademark is held by James Nottingham (reg. No. 6.381.157) Uses of the Learning Pit for educational and not-for-profit purposes are usually permitted when seeking permission via this site.


This is the name of the group of companies founded by James Nottingham (full details shown on the Contact Us page). It is also the name of his first book.

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