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Languages and the Big Wide World

One of the fantastic things about getting to do this blog and getting students (past and present) to write for it, is that you get a chance to find out more about the students, their motivation, their enthusiasm for languages… things you don’t always get a chance to explore in the classroom context with the focus on seminar preparation and participation and, inevitably, assessment. 412 more words

French At Stirling

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EU Referendum, elections for the Scottish Parliament, Welsh Assembly, Northern Ireland Assembly, English local councils, London Mayor and London Assembly, police and crime commissioner elections. … 575 more words

Public Services Governance

Making Maths Count

Follow this link for the Interim Report of the Making Maths Count group:

Making Maths Count Interim Report

They have identified negative attitudes to maths as a particular concern nationally, with a clear need to address the issue of maths anxiety: 353 more words

LAK 2016 - Supporting Learning and Achievement

Our final sessions for LAK began with a session on Supporting Learning and Achievement, starting with a discussion on how we can help learners frame their learning experiences to achieve greater success. 599 more words

Learning And Teaching

LAK 2016 - Learning Design

We start the next session with a presentation from some Australian researchers, on their OLT-funded project on how (tertiary) teachers can use learning analytics, ie given all of the data that we can collect, what would be meaningful for teachers, and when would they want to use it. 704 more words

Learning And Teaching

LAK 2016 - personalisation 

Unfortunately I had to skip the first day of LAK due to some other work commitments, but I’m back today and looking forward to the discussions. 658 more words

Higher Education

Summer in Burkina Faso

Many of our students use the Summer break as an opportunity to do something French or languages-related and we’re hoping to post a few more pieces on this topic as the Summer gets closer. 463 more words

French At Stirling