Live Twitter feed from #TWEED13

Musings on Twitter in Education #TWEED13

These are my musings and personal response to a conference on ‘Twitter in Education’ held at the University of Nottingham on December 16, 2013. ‘Twitter in Education’, or #TWEED13. The conference was organised by Dr Roger Kerry (@rogerkerry1) and @natasa_wonders and reported on the findings of a project on the use of twitter in Education,…

Wollaton Hall

#teachingrenaissance: teaching on site. Wollaton Hall as a case study

Nottingham University is very fortunate indeed to have an architectural gem hidden away in the environs of a deer park within 5 minutes of its main campus: Wollaton Hall (1580-88), John Smythson’s idiosyncratic and enchanting masterpiece. What this means for my own teaching is clear: it allows me to teach on site, and not just…