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It's time to think about preparing your paper or poster . . .

The decisions have been made You have submitted your abstract for an oral presentation or a poster. And you should have also heard (by email) from the IRC2014 Secretariat whether your abstract was accepted for oral presentation, and if not, offering you the opportunity of presenting a poster instead. 343 more words


An important change to the IRC2014 program . . .

Just a couple of days ago or so, our Keynote Address speaker, IFAD President Dr Kanayo Nwanze, informed the IRC2014 Organizing Committee that, regretfully, he would not be able to attend the congress as originally agreed. 212 more words


Learning Breaks

I love these little videos, for use either as a learning break, starters, plenaries, or just to promote some original and creative thinking.

Pupils then usually ask in subsequent lessons “sir, can we watch some more of those videos”. 51 more words

Innovative Approaches

Now How Next

I just wanted to share a plenary that I’ve tried out a few times now. I’ve found it quite useful and it works with any topic, knowledge or skills. 349 more words


Dr Kanayo F Nwanze - IRC2014 Keynote Address Speaker

The IRC2014 Organizing Committee is pleased to announce that Dr Kanayo F Nwanze, President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), a specialized agency of the United Nations, based in Rome, has graciously accepted its invitation to present the… 88 more words


Student Questioning

Some members of the department thought about how they could stretch students’ learning, but also how they could encourage students’ own questioning as a result of the PLC session.   117 more words


Plenary Prefects

Plenary Prefects is a great way to get students to take control of their own learning and stretch the more able.  The students should by HA students and will require some training about what a plenary is and how to test other students in the class using questioning.   24 more words