This article reports on a study with over 100 Graduate Teaching Assistants exploring experiences of ‘cultural bumps’ at a UK University.
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This is an extract from a guest post on the Supervising PhDs Community Blog, which I co-authored with Dr Jo Collins from University of Kent. In the post, we explore what research supervisors can do to help develop a sense of belonging amongst their...
This is a guest post on the Advance HE website published after I had delivered a successful workshop at the HEA Annual Conference demonstrating how to use LEGO reflections in higher education.
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...
This is a post I wrote in July 2018 about how neurodiverse, chronically ill and disabled academics manage their academic life. This was published as a guest post on the Chronically Academic blog.
Workshop to explore creativity within research and to identify opportunities to use creative methods within the research process.
Workshop to consider analysis in qualitative research with a specific focus on how to treat and deal with data that is not textual, but comes out of the use of creative methods (drawings, paintings, pick-a-card, models, etc.)
This article seeks to explore the nature and depth of students’ engagement by providing an example from a teacher education programme.
I have been asked about strategies for teaching international students. In principle, we should continue focussing on group work and sharing experiences and thus building collaborative, reflective practices. So the strategies I am presenting here for...
This paper presents how LEGO® can be used in workshops to explore doctoral students’ emotions around the complex and solitary experience of a PhD research.
This workshop provides attendees with reflective tools to help PhD students understand their innermost emotions, concerns and needs, which is a first step towards developing strategies for well-being.
This is to stimulate a discussion around boundaries of research, ethics and ownership of "messy data" resulting from creative methods.
In this interactive workshop participants explore creativity within research, experiment with and explore opportunities for creative methods in research.
In this post I am asking "What's your message?". This is about teachers' behaviours and attitudes and how students perceive these.
Kelly and Antonio (2016) report on the value of social networks, more sepcifically facebook, for the teaching communities.
Thoughts on what constitutes and characterises communities of practice and what is required to make communities of practice efficient and effective.