Small Things

4 mins reading Today the small country town of Kyneton said goodbye to Dordy. The last surviving sibling of a family of nine children, with many children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren of her own, Dordy passed away peacefully at 91 years of age. Her name isn’t actually Dordy though; it’s Doreen, and she lived an inspiring…

Feedback with Volume

3 mins reading Our research into feedback practices has found that students and staff find feedback practices largely unsustainable, de-motivating and without opportunity for improvement. The sobering findings outlined in Michael Henderson’sĀ Conversation article ‘Universities are failing their students through poor feedback practices‘ scream out to be paid attention to. I’m fortunate to not only work…