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School dilemma

I had been thinking lately that the most immediate challenge I have to overcome in my MA project is surrounding the research ethics. I was beginning to establish an approach, which I’d planned on discussing and refining at the next tutorial session. 213 more words


Research ideas

In September 2015, I began teaching the new English GCSEs. We had five classes at GCSE: three mixed ability and two bottom sets (sets 4 & 5). 858 more words


A critical review of 'From sage on the stage to guide on the side' by Alison King

‘From sage on the stage to guide on the side’ – Alison King, published in College Teaching. Winter93, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p30.

King’s project aims to critique the ‘transmittal model’ of teaching. 1,155 more words



Hello readers,

There is a new category on the blog: the MAPP. This stands for Masters in Pedagogy and Practice. Yup! I’ve decided to start my MA (whilst working full time and with a 1 year old! 74 more words


Found it online, but now it's mine...

I found this letter and revised it a little, but it’s in my future foster child’s room. I can’t wait until they read it and understand how much I wondered about them before placement. 288 more words

"I don't get morning sickness...I get paper cuts"

I saw that quote on Pinterest a couple months ago and now I think it’s hilariously true. Process of being a foster parent. My home inspection was yesterday. 455 more words

Mappsterview No. 8: Please stand up for Dan Tomasulo

Please introduce yourself briefly

I’m Dan Tomasulo, MAPP 7. Since graduation in 2012 I’ve worked as an assistant instructor for Marty Seligman and James Pawelski… 1,202 more words