Pat Thomson’s academic writing course & a new abstract

Kip Jones introduced me to Pat Thomson’s blog – much of which deals with tips on academic writing. She’s currently in Iceland giving a writing course and is documenting it on her blog: http://patthomson.wordpress.com/2013/04/03/day-one-writing-course/ I’m going to take up her

Pat Thomson’s academic writing course & a new abstract

Kip Jones introduced me to Pat Thomson’s blog – much of which deals with tips on academic writing. She’s currently in Iceland giving a writing course and is documenting it on her blog: http://patthomson.wordpress.com/2013/04/03/day-one-writing-course/ I’m going to take up her

Thread sociality and quasi-orality

The post title cites phrases from the Postill and Pink’s paper: SOCIAL MEDIA ETHNOGRAPHY: THE DIGITAL RESEARCHER IN A MESSY WEB (To cite: Postill, J. and S. Pink in press 2012. Social media ethnography: the digital researcher in a messy

Thread sociality and quasi-orality

The post title cites phrases from the Postill and Pink’s paper: SOCIAL MEDIA ETHNOGRAPHY: THE DIGITAL RESEARCHER IN A MESSY WEB (To cite: Postill, J. and S. Pink in press 2012. Social media ethnography: the digital researcher in a messy

Everyone has a unique view and something to say about it

The post title is a fragment lifted from a Radio 4 programme as I was waking up this morning, on ordinary people writing their family histories. It has helped me lift myself out of a torpor with a familiar ‘personal

Everyone has a unique view and something to say about it

The post title is a fragment lifted from a Radio 4 programme as I was waking up this morning, on ordinary people writing their family histories. It has helped me lift myself out of a torpor with a familiar ‘personal

Coaching session & personal goal setting

I had a personal coaching session this morning – 4th out of 6 freebies on offer via a friend of a friend – they’ve been very helpful in terms of setting achievable goals and also just having someone who is

Coaching session & personal goal setting

I had a personal coaching session this morning – 4th out of 6 freebies on offer via a friend of a friend – they’ve been very helpful in terms of setting achievable goals and also just having someone who is

Connected Learning

Notes from here: http://connectedlearning.tv/what-is-connected-learning Building a democratic learning experience – actionable by the many Re-configuring what we think the problems are… always a work in progress which is never afraid to fail. Democracy: need to educate everyone. Starts with wrong

Connected Learning

Notes from here: http://connectedlearning.tv/what-is-connected-learning Building a democratic learning experience – actionable by the many Re-configuring what we think the problems are… always a work in progress which is never afraid to fail. Democracy: need to educate everyone. Starts with wrong

Evolution of research questions

How far is practical media work a relevant contemporary craft? (too restrictive, but can use it as a lens in places) What are the learning outcomes of the digital manipulation of audiovisual elements? (learning outcomes too loaded a term and

Evolution of research questions

How far is practical media work a relevant contemporary craft? (too restrictive, but can use it as a lens in places) What are the learning outcomes of the digital manipulation of audiovisual elements? (learning outcomes too loaded a term and

Protected: Submission 1: Lit Review Nov 2012

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Protected: Submission 1: Lit Review Nov 2012

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Protected: Submission 2: Methodology Feb 2013

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Protected: Submission 2: Methodology Feb 2013

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Citations that strike a chord

1. “Where anything is growing, one former is worth a thousand re-formers“ from Marketa’s transfer doc (Mann, cited by Dewey, 1915, p. 5 – Dewey, J., 1899/1915. The School and Society and The Child and the Curriculum. Eigal Meirovich.) ____________________________________________________________________________________________

Citations that strike a chord

1. “Where anything is growing, one former is worth a thousand re-formers“ from Marketa’s transfer doc (Mann, cited by Dewey, 1915, p. 5 – Dewey, J., 1899/1915. The School and Society and The Child and the Curriculum. Eigal Meirovich.) ____________________________________________________________________________________________

The Clip Club

I started a film club after school yesterday at the East London primary school where I work one day a week. There were various reasons for this – I wanted to continue to work with my 4 ‘BAFTA boys’ from

The Clip Club

I started a film club after school yesterday at the East London primary school where I work one day a week. There were various reasons for this – I wanted to continue to work with my 4 ‘BAFTA boys’ from

Video Data Analysis Workshop

December 2012 Run by MODE – a node of the National Centre for Research Methods and funded by the Economic and Social Research Council at The London Knowledge Lab, IoE. Although I found parts of this interesting, ultimately I felt I didn’t really

Video Data Analysis Workshop

December 2012 Run by MODE – a node of the National Centre for Research Methods and funded by the Economic and Social Research Council at The London Knowledge Lab, IoE. Although I found parts of this interesting, ultimately I felt I didn’t really

CPD for Cultural Campers

New post on fashioning and flow blog: Over the past few years the BFI has worked in partnership with Lambeth City Learning Centre (CLC) and various Lambeth primary schools to develop exciting creative media related projects. Planning for each schools’

CPD for Cultural Campers

New post on fashioning and flow blog: Over the past few years the BFI has worked in partnership with Lambeth City Learning Centre (CLC) and various Lambeth primary schools to develop exciting creative media related projects. Planning for each schools’