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My top three reasons we all need a mini break every now and then

Two weeks ago, I’d just arrived at my long weekend destination. My family were off on their annual Dads’ and kids’ camping weekend with long term friends and, this year, I decided, unlike previous years, I’d also go away – by myself. 1,089 more words

Place And Space

ALTC Keynote: Shaping Spaces

Here’s a link to the slides for my ALTC keynote. In the notes you will also find additional comments, ideas, references and recommendations for further reading.

Design For Learning

Public transport dilemmas in a head-cold ridden city

In the scale of life’s problems, the sound of someone sniffing might not seem a big issue. But, now that fingernails running down a blackboard is no longer a thing (thank you, whiteboards, projectors and new technology), loud and persistent sniffing is probably the sound I find most grating (followed closely by a whining call of ‘Muuummm’). 1,276 more words

Life And Learning - Thinking Space

What I'm learning: Why you can't see a forest all at once

I have a belief that we tend to care more about the things we notice. And, in reverse, if we want to see changes made, or treasure and protect those aspects we value, we first need to pay attention to them. 649 more words