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If you love to embrace learning in everything you do, or you need some inspiration to get you going, the Learning Always Network is there for you. With tips and interviews on how to excel in everything you put your mind to. Plus, a celebration of all things higher education in the Mind Your Higher Ed show. What will spark your mind today?

If you love to embrace learning in everything you do, or you need some inspiration to get you going, the Learning Always Network is there for you. With tips and interviews on how to excel in everything you put your mind to. Plus, a celebration of all things higher education in the Mind Your Higher Ed show. What will spark your mind today?
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If you love to embrace learning in everything you do, or you need some inspiration to get you going, the Learning Always Network is there for you. With tips and interviews on how to excel in everything you put your mind to. Plus, a celebration of all things higher education in the Mind Your Higher Ed show. What will spark your mind today?

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Episodes

Lectures, Policy & Engagment - Mind Your Higher Ed 005

12/8/2016
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TIMESTAMPS 00:50 – The death of lectures (again…) 01:45 – Steve Wheeler on lectures (To lecture...). 02:45 – Don't blame the lecturer. 03:30 – Should lectures be banned? 05:10 – Lectures shouldn’t be considered a default. Neither should anything else. 06:50 – What’s the best way to help students in their learning journey? 07:30 – Quoting more Steve Wheeler (...or not to lecture). 08:10 – The nature of policy is always changing. 08:55 – Michael Young on "The genesis of the concept of...

Duration: 00:27:29


Declan Wilson Steps Forward With SHRPA - Learning, Always 004

12/1/2016
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In the interview, for today's edition of Learning Always, Declan talks about confidence, making plans, seeing the difference between goals and life dreams, and why it's so important to find support along your learning journey. Timestamps: 03:50 - How much can children help adults learn about learning? 06:20 - On the search for individuals who were looking to do things differently. Declan explains what it means to "Step Up". 08:40 - What people can do to gain confidence in stepping up. Why...

Duration: 00:45:06


Interview with Early Career Researcher, Rachael Lamb - Mind Your Higher Ed 004

11/23/2016
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Studying for a PhD can be lonely work. When you focus on new research and making findings for the first time, it's hard to find many people to share your excitement with. That's not stopping my guest on today's Mind Your Higher Ed. Early career researcher, Rachael Lamb, joins me on the show to discuss not only how she's being supported in her postgraduate research role, but also how she's working to help undergraduate students in their work too. 02:20 - What is an early career researcher?...

Duration: 00:45:19


Todd Brison & The Creative's Curse - Learning Always 003

11/16/2016
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Today's guest on Learning Always is a creative with a curse. Todd Brison may tens of thousands of readers over at Medium, but that doesn't mean he's about to slack on his learning journey. His book, The Creative's Curse, talks about a subtle problem that can eat away at you. That is, unless you learn to live with that curse and let it inspire you. I had a great time chatting with Todd and he shares many great takeaways on how you can be more creative, be more productive, and embrace...

Duration: 00:50:09


Philosophical Questions - Mind Your Higher Ed 003

11/9/2016
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When quick decisions and rapid change appear to dominate proceedings, it's time to ask more philosophical questions. 01:00 - Why policy needs philosophers as much as it needs science 03:00 - On increasing confirmation bias. Algorithms tend to fuel this further. 05:30 - HE responds to changes outside the sector, as well as managing its own uncertainties. On top of that, Alistair Jarvis argues that the sector must work harder to prove its relevance. 06:40 - Internal pressures require great...

Duration: 00:23:28