Conducting Research Projects in Collaboration with Teachers

Last year, I founded the TILE (Teaching Innovation and Learning Enhancement) network at the University of Dundee. It’s a network that brings people from different disciplines and sectors together to discuss issues in education and ways to overcome them using research findings. In October 2018, Dr Peter Verkoeijen came all the way from the Netherlands to give a talk on applied research in the classrooms…

GUEST POST: The 5-Sided Flashcard

The first flashcards were probably etched on small stone tablets by anxious cave-students.  Innovations since then have included printed cards, new fonts, color, and the ability to design flashcards on-line.  But I’m here to tell you about what I (humbly) consider the best innovation ever:  The 5-sided flashcard.