Early on a Saturday in January, hundreds of people connected by a shared interest in ‘education & research’ made their way to the Hermann Wesselink College in Amstelveen for some #SaturdayLearning. The day offered an extensive program of speakers and … Continue reading Five #takeaways from ResearchED Amsterdam 2018
#postaday (5) First things first, why a challenge? I like challenge, and need it. It’s good to do something self-directed on a creative, reflective or practical … Continue reading Five Valuable Things I Learnt From My #Postaday Blog Challenge.
At the end of term in December, I drove away from the Netherlands with a delightful combination of high fever, aches, and intermittent double vision! Two weeks later and two days into the New Year, I find myself sitting in … Continue reading Balancing Quality Time & What’s Ahead #2016
Waiting for my Amsterdam flight from London City Airport to board, I’ve been reflecting on how valuable it is ‘to step away from the day job’. I’ve just spent two days at UCL-IOE for a module residential at London Knowledge … Continue reading Stepping Away from the Day Job – Is it Valuable?
It’s been interesting reading Merchant and Jenkins articles on shared online spaces – Social Networking Sites [SNS] this week. Merchant explores what constitutes a ‘Social Network’ to try and conceptualize realms of social groupings and interaction. Jenkins’s White Paper discusses … Continue reading Social Networking Sites and Education
Schedule Your Time Plan reading time into your week and stick to it. Not only do you get your reading/research done, but you’ll get a kick out of meeting your own deadlines. Be Realistic Having said that, life happens. A … Continue reading 6 Tips For Balancing an MA With A Full Time Job