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Intro to Working Memory and Cognitive Load

I don’t get the time to update the blog much these days, but here’s some of my slides from a session I did last week with trainee teachers. 29 more words

Teacher Training

Writing That First Chaper

Writing that first chapter can be really hard, especially if your like me and hate writing beginnings. But once you know what you are doing, it gets easier. 387 more words

Novel Writing

Education debate: Bishop of Oxford says digital technology learning should be in ethics as well as skills

On 8th December 2017 the Archbishop of Canterbury, Most Revd and Rt Hon Justin Welby, led a debate in the House of Lords, ‘That the House takes note of the role of education in building a flourishing and skilled society.’ The Bishop of Oxford, Rt Revd Steven Croft, spoke in the debate and his speech is below. 899 more words

Speech

Why I Don't Like The Idea of College

Most people would agree that college is any young persons key to success. What we don’t acknowledge is that the term success is subjective. The American idea of success usually pertains to wealth and leans towards power and a materialistic lifestyle. 1,300 more words

Bishop of Worcester - lifelong learning should be as much about virtue and character as the acquisition of skills

On November 27th 2017  Lord Watson of Invergowrie led a debate in the House of Lords “To move that this House takes note of the case for a comprehensive strategy for life-long learning and adult re-skilling in response to the challenges of technology, productivity, and the changing nature of work.” The Bishop of Worcester, Rt Revd John Inge, spoke in the debate: 1,179 more words

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How my time a Salford Business School prepares me for a career in social media marketing

Social media has become prevalent in modern society. The average person has five social media accounts and spends around 1 hour and 40 minutes browsing these networks every day. 552 more words

Is University Worth £9,2500?

Is the huge looming debt worth it?

I am a proud University student but yet I do still question if it is worth the money. A recent debate on Good Morning Britain discussed this issue and this made me think and analyse my own university experience. 899 more words

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