Category Archives: teaching

last week i was irritated by claims about university teaching….

I don’t often get really riled by things I read about higher education. After all, life’s too short to get upset by every single thing you don’t approve of. But every now and then something just really grates. Last week … Continue reading

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is writing a book chapter a waste of time?

A couple of weeks ago a colleague suggested that I might want to offer some advice on whether it was better to write a book, a journal article or a book chapter. Coincidentally, just this week @deevybee published a blog … Continue reading

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