Lecturing in Oil and Gas

There are times in a lecturer’s life when unique opportunities come our way. Working in the School of Oil and Gas presented one such opportunity. When the need arose to re-do this lecture series I put up my hand. Drawing…

Wicked Problems

The Role of Private Sector Governance in the Australian Public Sector Improving society’s well-being, for example through the provision of better education (that is, improved education access, better educational facilities, and higher literacy and numeracy outcomes) have been seen as…

Technology Inertia

Overcoming Technology fear for teachers and home educators I sit and watch my son do his school work on his technology and wonder how he ever gets anything done. There he is with his phone texting his friend, his ear…

From My Journal

Reflections on Differentiating “My class is doing a project, they are all working. Imagine a light and airy room, one wall light lime green (not a good description) maybe a sort of light lime/avocado, anyway the other walls are white.…

New Beginnings

How to begin. This journey started a year ago, when I finished my work at the University of Tasmania. A year to read and reflect and renew a sense of direction. And it has led me here a place to…