Episodes

How does the council of Elrond use social constructivism to destroy Sauron’s ring?

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How does the council of Elrond use social constructivism to destroy Sauron's ring?
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In this episode we revisit social constructivism, expand on the ideas around it – and work out how the council of Elrond use it to destroy the One Ring. You’ll be able to hear the clinking of chains in the background as the deep nerds within us are restrained for your listening sanity. An uncut… Continue reading How does the council of Elrond use social constructivism to destroy Sauron’s ring?

Playful Learning 2023

Dr Clare Timmins on fabulous formative failure, and The Forbidden Twine

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Dr Clare Timmins on fabulous formative failure, and The Forbidden Twine
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In the last of our miniseries on fabulous formative failure Dr Clare Timmins shares her experience of trying to bring innovative tools into teaching, the frustrating transience of digital stuff, and why making stuff with your handy mitts will never truly go out of fashion. This was recorded as part of our miniseries at Playful… Continue reading Dr Clare Timmins on fabulous formative failure, and The Forbidden Twine

Playful Learning 2023

Jim Thompson on the importance of guard rails in teaching, at Playful Learning 2023

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Jim Thompson on the importance of guard rails in teaching, at Playful Learning 2023
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Jim Thompson (UCLan) talks to Mike about his framework for pedagogical games design and also joins us in our miniseries on Piss Poor Teaching and fabulous formative failure. Jim’s framework is rad. We don’t have a link to it though. Jim give us a link!

Playful Learning 2023

Prof Nic Whitton on how fabulous formative failure can spook you from drinking to statistics – at Playful Learning 2023

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Prof Nic Whitton on how fabulous formative failure can spook you from drinking to statistics - at Playful Learning 2023
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Nic Whitton (Northumbria University) talks to Mike and Mark about her fabulous formative failure, and how a good shock to the system can discourage a liver thumping binge.

Playful Learning 2023

Roger Saunders on fabulous formative failure and the travails of game design at Playful Learning 2023

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Roger Saunders on fabulous formative failure and the travails of game design at Playful Learning 2023
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Mike is joined by Roger Saunders, Associate Professor at DMU Leicester to discuss being a performer podcaster, fabulous formative failure – and why board game design is a trickly wee beastie. Also the first time you do something, do it badly. Words to live by.