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Richard Smith, action research and the impact of research

Saturday, December 1st, 2012

Conference at Bell Cambridge today with guest speaker Richard Smith from the University of Warwick. He talked us through some the possibilities of extending our reflective teaching practice into action research. The possibilities of extending research beyond the realm of universities is becoming more tangible in light of REF – the new system for assessing […]

BAAS Conference at Leicester

Monday, November 26th, 2012

BAAS conference at Leicester today – ‘Memory: America Past, Present and Future’. A jam packed day with fascinating papers and an excellent keynote speaker in Brian Ward. Lots of food for thought but I was particularly intrigued by the idea of a collective traumatic memory that can resurface in place setting with literature as Dan […]