In this guest post Dr Helen Ross reflects on the exam production line of our current school system.
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The National Association of Disabled Staff Networks (NADSN) has produced a COVID-19 post-lockdown position paper. In this paper, NADSN’s observations about the lived experiences of disabled people during COVID-19 are discussed alongside considerations...
If students are to take responsibility for their learning, then why are they not also in charge of their assessments? This question forms the basis for this paper that is co-written between two students and one member of staff.
Please, download my full CV from here. I am Director of Social Research & Practice and Education Ltd. and Lecturer in Education at the UCL Institute of Education, London, where I currently lead the modules “Literacy, Language and...
The chapter offers reflections on how imagination can be nurtured in the practice of teacher education.
This is my presentation related to a collaborative project at UCL to develop portfolios to become meaningful, external-facing assessments.
I am often asked how much reading is enough? In this post I outline what you should consider in order to decide when it is enough.
Providing feedback is important to improve learning. So here are some examples for providing feedback that foster students' engagement.
This post shows the Korean educational context and how I have discovered that you can be half-way around the world, and yet nothing changes.
This is about the Global Innovation Awards 2016, in which I have been nominated the winner for the Academic Integrity category.
Universities need to teach professional values and integrity, if plagiarism and cheating is to be prevented in the long-term.
In this article about flipped learning I argue that flipped learning should only be used as one teaching method amongst many others.
This is a review of Harry Fletcher-Wood's book on how checklists can make all aspects of teaching more effective.
Many teacher training sessions and professional development courses nowadays link to or culminate in the compilation of portfolios. Portfolios are evidences and resources that are gathered and annotated systematically to provide an overview of the...
Many teacher training sessions focus on assessment but we do not spend enough time on discussing assessment in the sense of marking student work. We do not discuss the impact marking has on the students' learning and the teachers' workload, nor do we talk...
Download some resources for a plagiarism workshop from here.