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Education Scotland Learning Week

One thing to be celebrated: Education Scotland (where I work for the time being until February) organised a Learning Week for all staff. This, I think, is a great concept. A proramme was devised which was made up of sessions … Continue reading

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The new paradigm

I really enjoyed listening to Sir Ken Robinson and following the fantastic animation of his talk from Julie Boyd’s blog  forwarded on to me by my good friend Hilary McColl – always a great source of useful links, thought and … Continue reading

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The Myth Busters

I am really inspired by the spirit, energy and commitment of my languages friends and colleagues on twitter. In response to a radio 4 programme on why learn languages this week, they refused to accept the same old clichés and arguments about the parlous … Continue reading

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Latest assignment: Glow as a policy context

So I finally get the feedback on my policy assignment. I chose Glow as a policy context – it was actually a very challenging choice, as there is so far, little available in terms of research to reference. I really … Continue reading

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I’ve just wordled my blog!

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Let the Os & Es remain slaves not masters to the main purpose of change in CfE

  I’ve been looking at policy recently and considering CfE and Glow as policy constucts and it’s been really interesting – hard work but rewarding to be able to  understand them in a different way. I found  this module challenging … Continue reading

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Policy: vision or mission or………?

I got quite excited when I saw what my old colleague Ewan McIntosh had been reading about on facebook. Actually I think he’s been writing about it in various blogs and sharing it .  He shared this link to the  Becta blog and it related … Continue reading

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