Monthly Archives: July 2013

The Hypocrisy of Independent Learning

One year I decided that I needed to expand my ability to use Office programs – essentially, I felt that there were many things I didn’t know how to do, and I wanted to learn them. I enrolled on a … Continue reading

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Just Teach Us

Yesterday I had the opportunity to find out from some pupils what they thought about the way in which they are taught. I was covering a two-hour lesson, and the set work didn’t arrive for the first 10 minutes. When … Continue reading

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Just Google it

If your flatmate asked for help in locating a green sweater that she had somehow misplaced, you’d be able to help her look for it in a genuinely useful way. You know what a sweater is, you know what green … Continue reading

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