Education and exams

Education and exams

When one particular question on an exam paper is literally incomprehensible for the whole class when they compare notes afterwards – not just one or two students, but every single one of them agreed that they had no idea what the jargon used in the question even meant – is it the students’ problem that nobody understands the question, or is it the teacher’s problem that nobody understood the question?

Weekend Earworms

Weekend Earworms

Some music for your weekend. Thao with the Get Down Stay Down “When We Swam” Gotye “Somebody That I used to know” Share this post? No related posts.

Art for your weekend

Art for your weekend

From Japanese-British artist, Sputniko! More here: She talks about her “Menstruation Machine” as coming out of a love of high-tech – she studied computer science before moving into the arts – coupled to a woman’s frustration with it. “Technology is so advanced nowadays, so why do I bleed every month, why do I hurt every month?,” she asks. Under the… Read more →