Occasional commentary on education, technology, culture and stuff.
Some thoughts on research findings in education that somehow become universal laws.
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A reflective on whether or not to continue with my part-time PhD in education.
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The adhan from the Sultanahmet (Blue) Mosque and Hagia Sofia Mosque, Istanbul. Recorded from a street cafe between both.
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A street band in Glasgow
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An audioBoom recorded as a substitute for my attendance at Teachmeet SLF 2015, which I have had to cancel due to work commitments. It calls for the introduction of Academy Status for Schools in Scotland and sets out some rationale for it.
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Organisations who are unable to make intelligent choices because of rules and constraints imposed on themselves, in the abstract and with the consequence that the right solution or pathway forward cannot be used.
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The degree to which organisations and systems, like people, have control of their destiny depends not insignificantly on how well educated they are.
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From October 2017, this is the new home for some of my podcasts that I formerly published on AudioBoom. It inlcudes a selection of podcast episodes from 2011 to 2017 and all new episodes.