Education is trendy

In my opinion, the fundamental principles of effective teaching and learning practices have not changed much over the years. Although John Hattie’s “meta-analysis of quantitative measures of the effect of different factors on educational outcomes”1 is controversial, I think the … Continue reading

Weekend thoughts: Digital vs paper-based reading

People have strong opinions about digital reading vs paper-based reading. It has produced thought-provoking┬ávideos like this1 … In an article, “Science Has Great News for People Who Read Actual Books“, the author states, “A 2014 study found that readers of … Continue reading

Reflecting on “Reflecting on reflective practice”

“Reflecting on performance and acting on reflection is a professional imperative.” McKay in Forthcoming (2008), quoted by Finlay1 I have been asked to reflect on an article from Finlay entitled “Reflecting on reflective practice“. Although the article is really helpful … Continue reading