We’ve been having a few interesting conversations about Ron Barnett. He’s the man of the moment, standing fast against the dark forces of moribund sameness that pervade the halls and low budget coffee areas of higher education.
[Img: part of my living room – is it techy, arty, muso, or academic?] It’s come to my notice recently that some ‘esteemed’ colleagues seem to be under the wildly inaccurate impression that technically minded people (whatever that means…) cannot be very academic. Maybe they think of them as slightly illiterate even. Certainly not the sort of people who are more »
Yesterday I started a class in education theory. It wouldn’t have come to mind as a first choice of how to spend my time, but as I wish to complete a second masters MA, it’s gotta be done. Now, you’d think it’s all stony cold boring, reading a bunch of whining academics ranting on about some theory or other relating more »