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October 2020 project update

So how did that happen – mid-November???One moment it was October and then whoosh it’s November (and lockdown 2 in England). Itt feels like 2020 is speeding by and simultaneously creeping along.October was about content creation: videos, articles and book materials.First the videos … A conversation about D&T Working with Sarah Davies and Matt McLain we have produced 3 videos linked to […]

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July update

The summer is a time to relax and be creative!

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June 2020 update

On Wednesday 8th July a group of us came together on Skype and talked about pedagogy in D&T. In one hour we covered over 15 different topics, including:  Retrieval practice Rosenshire’s ‘Principles of Instruction’ I do/ we do/ you do Knowledge and skills: are they the same or different Tinkering The feedback has been lovely –  […]

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May 2020 update

Once again writing and publishing has been my primary focus whilst I waited for the ‘Understanding the value of D&T survey to close. My creative flow has kicked back in recently, with 3 new books in the pipeline, a new curated resource for D&T teachers ‘Decolonising the D&T Curriculum’ and a new event that I am sharing in this newsletter.

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