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Book Recap: Drive by Daniel Pink

Although Daniel Pink’s revolutionary book Drive primarily addresses businesses, the concepts are extremely applicable to education.  The book explains the psychology behind human motivation and work. 1,224 more words

The Musings

Does the classroom beat studying online?

I’ve met mothers that swear they could not have completed their qualification if it was not for online courses and I’ve met resentful online students who feel they are missing out on the richness of post-secondary study. 403 more words

Online Courses

Listening journals - the how and why rather than the what

So this week the OU is on hold as I am at the 2016 IATEFL conference in Birmingham.

Yesterday, I attended the forum on listening skills which centred on the use of Podcasts and Learning Journals for developing listening skills.   347 more words

Next Steps to Classroom Leadership

So often, the topic of classroom management dominates our conversation as the cornerstone of a productive learning environment. Speaking frankly – without classroom management, a learning environment could never fully realize maximum learning potential. 589 more words

Anthony Poullard