Students resistance to learning: Fear

Brookfield (2015) Chapter 16 introduces some concepts around student resistance to learning.  He details that,  as  teachers,  we tend to love what we do.  Students signed up for your course, they showed up for class.  Ok,  so maybe they aren't as passionate as you are but certainly they must have at least some genuine interest in … Continue reading Students resistance to learning: Fear


The journey never ends.

From wikipedia : "Lifelong learning is the "ongoing, voluntary, and self-motivated" pursuit of knowledge for either personal or professional reasons. Therefore, it not only enhances social inclusion, active citizenship, and personal development, but also self-sustainability, as well as competitiveness and employability" I'm a lifelong learner.  For me its not about a constant pursuit of knowledge … Continue reading The journey never ends.