Would you like a slice of joy with that?

I’m familiar with gratitude diaries, giving thanks for my blessings and many other versions of this concept …and … Chade-Meng Tan has just put the icing on the cake, so to speak, in his new book Joy on Demand.

As he describes it: in every day there are tiny moments of joy. Here are just a few of mine: a pinky-orange sunrise, the feel of the sun on my back, the aroma of coffee, the feel of a warm hand in mine, the satisfaction of helping someone, the way my body moves to a well-loved tune, an internet story about people doing good in the world, the athleticism of Roger Federer, (more…)

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Flipping Classrooms!

I love the name and the concept - flip what students learn in the classroom.    Instead of teaching them the theory in the classroom and then have them do "homework"…

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Learning Feedback – what works

Thanks to Will Thalheimer for his recently released labour of love - a comprehensive report summarising and explaining the implications of the many strands of research about learning feedback. Paul…

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