Evidence-Based Teaching (Second Edition) Geoff Petty (2008)

There are multiple supper short chapters packed with first rate tips and insights making it an essential reference as well as one a core text to read and note in full. The graphics leave something to be desired - it pays to get in an illustrator. This is not a review, though I should compise one. … Continue reading Evidence-Based Teaching (Second Edition) Geoff Petty (2008)

Language, Communication, Education and John Seely Brown

The meaning of words and learning, from how we learn to speak via Hitchings, John Seely Brown and the Open University MAODE module H800. I like that thought that ‘All knowledge is, we believe, like language’. Whether we are educators or not, we all have experience of acquiring or possibly learning a language. I was brought up in the North … Continue reading Language, Communication, Education and John Seely Brown

On ‘Reflection in Higher Education’ by Jenny Moon in 1753 words

[First posted 17 September 2010 with some rewirtes in February 1914 and again today, 22 December 2020. As a lifelong diarist I know the value of being able to revist old notes; they like like compost getting better and better over the years. Here I seed some fresh thoughts from a wholy different perspective - … Continue reading On ‘Reflection in Higher Education’ by Jenny Moon in 1753 words