Posts by wrpvincent

A list of good open questions for use in teaching…

“A great question is one that gets us all thinking…students questions give us a glimpse into what they are thinking,...

Goals For This Year (2016-2017)

In this post I am trying to clarify my ideas for my goals and focus of my pedagogical practice for...

Listening List

This is a list of Podcasts that I listen to on a regular basis. You can add to this list...

Is Content King?

I have reached a watershed in my thinking about teaching and my philosophy about teaching science. I trained and begun...

Teaching #tags

I am trying to comply a list of teaching and schools related hashtags as a reference for all the #tweetchers...

Review: Making Thinking Visible

I recently read part one and part three of Ritchhart et al’s 2011 book “Making thinking visible”. The book espouses a methodology...

Review: How to Raise an Adult

Earlier this year a colleague sent me a link to the getting in podcast hosted by Julie Lythcott-Haims. I was so...

Creating a University & Careers Guidance Programme (Part 4)

In this final post in my series reflecting on my first years experience of setting up a University & Careers...

Creating a University & Careers Guidance Programme (Part 3)

In the third post in this series about my experiences setting up the guidance department at my school I describe...

Creating a University & Careers Guidance Programme (Part 2)

This is the second post in a series of four dealing with my experience in setting up a university and...