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Radcliffe course: 3 Sculptors at YSP

There are still places on our course starting next week in Radcliffe on Trent

3 Sculptors at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park

This course consists of 4 indoor sessions 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th of May and a trip to the… 160 more words

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Is Amazon Prime Student a Good Deal?

We’ve all heard of free two-day shipping with Amazon Prime, but have you heard of Amazon Prime Student? As a student, Amazon will give you a free 6-month trial that includes free two day shipping, unlimited video streaming of movies, television shows and music. 239 more words

Adult Learning

Loneliness and social capital in later life

Loneliness poses an enormous challenge to those experiencing it, and in our society it seems particularly prevalent among older adults. It is easy to understand why this might be so: on the one hand death and physical decline rob us of our friends, and on the other our society has become more individualised and fluid so that making new friends is harder. 384 more words

Education

Never stop learning. Never stop growing.

“Step outside of your comfort zone. Never stop learning. Never stop growing.” – unknown

Aside from the faint music in the background and the occasional clanking of the weights, the gym was fairly quiet. 

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Adult Learning

Communities of Practice

I love the idea of Communities of Practice (CoP) for many reasons.  A quality discussion can lead a person to a “light bulb” moment. A mentor can offer advice.   208 more words

Instructional Design

Nurse as educator: Principles of teaching and learning for nursing practice

Book Club: Bastable, S. (2014). Nurse as educator: Principles of teaching and learning for nursing practice (4th ed.). Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning. [ 257 more words

Adult Learning

Introducing "Network Learning"

Introducing “Network Learning”

This year I am working to publish a book focused on advancing adult learning, human resource development and knowledge management practice – a concept I am introducing as  657 more words

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