pedagogy

Theme: Pedagogy

“Ipsa scientia potestas est. Knowledge itself is power.” Attributed to Sir Francis Bacon In The Advancement of Learning (1605), lawyer, statesman, philosopher, and lord chancellor of England, Sir Francis Bacon, charted the map of knowledge: history…
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Thrill of the Upskill

Be it crocheting, learning French, teaching your new pooch to staaaaaaay, or finally learning how to make your own website, COVID-19 is proving to be a popular time to up-skill!…
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Practice What you Teach

Pedagogy, or the art and method of teaching, refers to the theory and approach to learning and how it influences, and is influenced by, the social, political and psychological development…
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Underground Movement

Founded in 2017, the University of the Underground is a free, transnational university based in the basement of nightclubs – with headquarters in Amsterdam and London. Supporting countercultures, experimental practices…
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learning environments

Learning Reimagined

Gone are the lino floors, rows of graffitied desks and ceilings covered in spit balls. Modern classrooms are an exercise in innovative design –  havens to foster effective learning. With…
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Gene Sherman

Profile: Dr Gene Sherman

“Universities represent the most meaningful pillars of my life. Education is what drives me; both the learning that I’m able to deliver to others, and equally, or perhaps even more…
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Ignition

THEME: Ignition!

Illustration Niki Fisher Sometimes all it takes is a spark. Fuelled by a burning vision and perfect conditions, an idea takes flight. Other times, like rubbing two sticks together, it requires…
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Crisis as a catalyst for change

By: Georgina Safe The pandemic has forced us to re-evaluate almost every aspect of our lives, in particular how we work. With Victoria in its second lockdown and New South…
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Change

The Case For Change

By Siena White. Change takes time. Change will more than likely face resistance. Change requires patience, perseverance, determination, and commitment. Looking historically at the Suffragist and Suffragette movement we can…
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Marina Go

Marina Go

This publishing executive and board Chair has always kept an eye on the future, and the beacon at the top of the hill.  Back in 1989, within 3 years of…
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The Guide

Hats off to everyone running a business in these times. Covid waves have buffeted every corner of the earth and hospitality and other service industries have been particularly hard hit.…
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Motivational Material

Motivational Material

In uncertain times, look for the good. We’ve prepared another iso-friendly list of reading/watching activities to keep our brains activated over the next month. In the spirit of this month’s…
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Walk the Talk

So far 2020 hasn’t been the most fun-filled year. In fact, it’s been an absolute doozy. But in searching for a glimmer of hope, we need look no further than…
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Art

Art and The Heart

Illustration Niki Fisher ‘The Arts’ is a catch-all for modes of human expression that use skill or imagination in the creation of aesthetic objects, environments, or experiences that can be shared with others.…
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