Monthly Archives: February 2012

Reflection on the Carol Yeager Lecture

Great lecture by Carol on Play and Creativity in education hosted over Blackboard Collaborate from New York. I think ‘play’ has got a place in education but must be managed within the educational delivery. Placing ‘play’ at certain points in … Continue reading

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Initial reflection of Observation, Friday 17th Feb 2012

Had my observation on Friday. Went well but have lots to reflect on. Planned my session beforehand to what I thought was very thorough but I failed to see a classic week three style issue. The session was in the … Continue reading

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Team teaching with Chrissi!

This last week certainly has not been run of the mill. During the previous week ‘I drew the short straw’ in my PGCAP session, but it was’nt really the short straw because I really enjoyed the challenge as it turns … Continue reading

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First chapter read!

Like the content in the last sentences of the first chapter of Teaching for Quality Learning at University (Biggs and Tang) “Is it fair to Susan to divert resources from her in order to deal with Robert”. This was a … Continue reading

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Here we go!

I am a little late but think I am ready to start. Delivered my first teaching session of the new semester on Friday 3rd February. It is a beginners class in 3D modeling using Solidworks software. Thinking reflectively I feel … Continue reading

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Workflow

Just wondering how to make this all happen. I seem to have digital files everywhere and hundreds of places to go looking for stuff. One step at a time i guess. Thinking of having a notes tab where im going … Continue reading

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