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Using videos to assess understanding

What did I do?

I have just finished teaching theory and practice of the horse’s senses and how they regulate behaviour. I wanted to check how much my students had learnt so I set them a task. 265 more words


“Languages can take me wherever I want…”

It’s particularly pleasing to be able to post this blog piece from a very recent graduate on a relatively grey Friday here in Stirling, for from thoughts of parks, croissants and ice cream… … 427 more words

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Learn and Do-Applying what you Learn !

When I was young my dad would tell me “Apply your engineering knowledge to benefit humanity, environment and animals”. I still remember him telling me ” Knowledge without application helps no one” 511 more words

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The Risk of Prioritizing Compliance Over Creation

Currently I have a kitchen full of homemade gummy bears, a pumpkin about to be exploded with rubber bands, and a few bowls of things that I am not quite sure what they actually are. 1,015 more words

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Which one doesn't belong?

Thank you to Fiona Phillips at Alness Academy for another fantastic online resource. Follow this link to Which one doesn’t belong?

This resource can be used with numbers, shapes or graphs for a fun online starter, or to promote discussion and understanding of different concepts. 43 more words

'Tais-toi et lis!'

Fantastic new initiative launched by French at Stirling colleague, Aedín ní Loingsigh: ‘Tais-toi et lis!’ A dedicated reading hour for our Semester 1 students and for those in their final Beginners’ module – classroom space and head-space set aside every week for some quiet reading in French!

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