The complexities of researching Home Education and finding participants
Opportunity to participate in some unique and timely Home Education Research.
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Aims and rationale: The use of Turnitin as a tool within Higher Education has been growing for many years. Alongside this, however, a culture of fear has been growing amongst students that they will somehow be caught out by the software and vilified as a cheat. This case…
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Aims and rationale: The use of Turnitin as a tool within Higher Education has been growing for many years. Alongside this, however, a culture of fear has been growing amongst students that they will somehow be caught out by the software and vilified as a cheat. This case study aims to challenge that culture andContinue reading “Using Turnitin as a Positive Tool for Formative Assessment”
Maybe Covid-19 presents the Home Education community with an opportunity to build a bridge crossing the divide between authorities and families
According to the Oxford Language Dictionary, the word professional means, a person engaged or qualified in a profession. The Cambridge Online Dictionary defines professional as meaning, relating to work that needs specialist training and having the type of job that is respected because it involves a high level of education and training. What does professional mean to you? The reason I am investigating the meaning of professional isContinue reading “The Professional Puzzle Pieces”
It never occurred to me that my 20 year career would stand as the evidence of my children receiving “efficient, suitable education”
Things I learned this month, (1) use a title that tells the readership what your blog is about. It may help to avoid hours of anguish. I often forget to remain in the present rather than being taken back to high school memories I would rather forget existed. (2) People will comment. The good, the bad and the down-right ugly. It can be difficult to send the inner voice out into this very public arena, only to have negative comments added in a relatively short space of time. Prepare oneself mentally and emotionally