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On my first teaching day this semester

Two days ago (on 23.10.2014), my excitement woke me up at 04.00. The chilling 6 degree Celcius could not damp or freeze my excitement. Having quickly climbed out of the warm bed, I reread the typed lecture notes over and over again. 713 more words

We now have a new YouTube channel !

It’s been another learning curve. We hope you enjoy the first in our series of videos. It is titled ‘Reading Crisis’

Reading Failure

Halloween Piano Style!

It’s almost time for Halloween! I’m really big on giving my students Halloween themed repertoire. I find it’s fun if they have a monthly piece to play for the holiday. 154 more words


Pecha Kucha/ Pecha Kuchar /Who Gives A Sh1t

So from what sparse information I’ve been given, and the non-replies to emails I’ve sent, I’m supposing that I’m doing the right thing in building a presentation to inform folk of what I’ve done so far in my zine project? 151 more words

Zine Project

Top 7 (well, 8) Tips for Teaching Older Adults about Sex

“I’ll have what she’s having.” 

When I first saw When Harry Met Sally… (1989), this scene had me reeling with laughter. In the movie, Sally fakes an orgasm in a New York City delicatessen and unwittingly ignites the sexual curiosity of a septuagenarian. 1,277 more words

Content Of Sexuality Education



Today in schools, a great deal of time in traditional classrooms is spent gathering information (taking notes) rather than processing the information and assimilating it (Newman & Newman , 2012).  739 more words

Media In The Classroom

On teaching character

There are some traits we would like to encourage in children. I am very sceptical about the trend in schools to instil ‘character’. I’ll try and explain why. 481 more words

Teaching Methods