"communities of practice" blog posts

Treasure Island Pedagogies: Episode 12 - the one with the Mushrooms

Posted on: 14 October 2021 | Category: General

Host and Guests in Online Meeting

In Episode 12, in addition to lightbulb moments, treasure island pedagogies, props and luxury items, our discussion rowed forwards, backwards, in full circles and spirals. We touched upon student-centred learning, authentic assessment, the concept of expansive learning, respect, the idea of learning with and from our students. We also observed that sharing knitting patterns as a communal activity is akin to the act of sharing and comparing our individual teaching practice.


Treasure Island Pedagogies: Episode 8 - the one with the Tunnocks tea cakes

Posted on: 14 May 2021 | Category: General

Host and Guests in Online Meeting

In Episode 8, so much covered by our guests: open education, involving students as partners in our initiatives, the revival of audio to have meaningful and human connections with students and more.