So we are coming to the end of our 11th week with 4 children at home. Ok so one re-entered external childcare this week when Antonia, 4, returned to nursery, but to be honest she’d been pretty much exempt from Continue reading Home learning – 11 weeks in
So with my newly revived blog I thought it would be a good habit to get into posting regularly and Friday seems a good day to do it now that I work on Fridays. This week has been a rollercoaster Continue reading Friday round-up: 5th June 2020
I have decided to relaunch my blog. This has been on my “to do” list for a while. For the last couple of years, as part of my SEDA annual CPD, I had an intention to rethink my social media Continue reading A new day, a new blog
Day 6: After feeling pointless about plasticless yesterday decided attempting to go totally plastic free is naive, unhelpful, unattainable and possibly undesirable. Instead have decided to focus in a Ghandi-esque fashion on that which I can change, not that which Continue reading Plastic free Lent: #3
After the triumph of making my own yoghurt and the cheese wheel dreams, I now start to wonder why I am bothering at all.
Like many people, I’ve been trying to cut down on plastic for a while, especially single use plastic. So we’ve all got stainless steel bottles for water; stainless steel straws; reusable, non plastic lunch containers and a beeswax wrap (I Continue reading Plastic free Lent #1
So on Tuesday night I actually went OUT. With a friend. On a school night. SO exciting. And what I went to was even more exciting as it was run by the School of Life as part of their Heroes Continue reading Thinking about feminism and making a difference
Here are the main follow-ups from the conference: Student engagement and a sense of belonging can be encouraged in many ways. It needs to cross academic and support boundaries. There is an important role for LEaD here. Reading on this from Continue reading Top takeaways from INTED2017
Pam and I presented at INTED 2017 this morning on developing educational leadership. Our presentation is available on slide share . We were part of a session on leadership and management in universities. This was an interesting and lively session addressing various Continue reading Cats and blue skies: leading? education
Moving on from my musings on social networking raising questions about the virtual spaces in which we meet students, I’ve now been to some sessions on learning analytics and learning design which have also raised interesting and semi-related topics.