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Hector's House

Don’t know much about this pic, just one I ‘discovered on Facebook. (If you haven’t popped over to the Facebook page yet, it’s here… 18 more words

Lambretta Life

A sense of belonging

Big week……very big. Went to the APSA conference for four days and it just about killed me. It was a huge four days and a lot happened and I think I’m going to be doing some separate blogs on some of the sessions I went to but my brain is still recovering so it may take some time. 369 more words

LD (Multiple Topics) - Meet Your New Best Friend

LD debate is, essentially, intellectual greased-pig wrestling. As a form of debate that argues propositions of value, a lot of philosophical concepts and ideas come into play – values are hierarchical, and each side wants to prove that the key values they’re advancing are the most important ones in the round. 175 more words


Colorado Rules - CX LD PF NX IX/FX

While this posting is mainly for my team, this information applies to anyone in Colorado.

The following link is for the CHSAA handbook governing speech and debate in Colorado. 270 more words


Topics - PF Nov 2015, LD Nov/Dec 2015

The first of each month is the announcement date for topics that change the following month, so the new PF topic for November, and the new LD topic for November/December have just been posted. 455 more words


Unhappy Sheets

“Happy Sheets” have been given a violent battering over the years by otherwise peaceful L&D folk.  Otherwise known as Level 1 reaction sheets on the Kirkpatrick evaluation model, they were recently nominated by learning professionals at #LearningLive to go into “Room 101”. 639 more words

Context in Exploration

There was an interesting #LDInsight chat last Friday asking the question:

“What is really required to learn a new skill /change behaviour?”.

I still have mixed feelings about whether anyone working in the field called Learning and Development should be able to give a robust answer to this…

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