Tag Archives: education

  1. On the paradox of learner-centredness and greedy-bastardness of tests


    June 25, 2012 by Willy Cardoso

    I’ve been thinking about growth and education; where they overlap, how one serves the other and vice-versa. And assessment. Mainly, …
    Continue reading

  2. Between critical thinking, values, education, and teachers.


    May 10, 2012 by Willy Cardoso

    Some teachers of geography, English, history, religious education, social studies and even science have made it their business to deal …
    Continue reading

  3. Where are they?


    May 3, 2011 by Willy Cardoso

    (exercise in speed-blogging #1, a.k.a short n’ sweet posts) They measure, evaluate, test, examine, assess – all those years, every …
    Continue reading

  4. Teacher (educational) Development – An Invitation


    February 22, 2011 by Willy Cardoso

    What is the purpose of being educated? What’s the point of education? Why do we need a curriculum? Why do …
    Continue reading

  5. The Matrix of Schooling

    Leave a comment

    February 14, 2011 by Willy Cardoso

      Morpheus: I imagine that right now, you’re feeling a bit like Alice. Hmm? Tumbling down the rabbit hole? Neo: …
    Continue reading

  6. The most outdated enterprise of our time?


    February 9, 2011 by Willy Cardoso

      In an era marked by constant transition and paradigm shifts (this is cliché), teachers are faced with opposing forces …
    Continue reading

  7. A christmas card for democratic education


    December 17, 2010 by Willy Cardoso

    (This was supposed to be a brief answer to Jeremy Harmer’s latest blogpost, but I got carried away, perhaps diverged …
    Continue reading

receive new posts by email.

Join 466 other followers


Events 2015

IATEFL Manchester, UK
10 April, 2014
TDSIG PCE: Challenges and Rewards
More info

IATEFL Manchester, UK
12 April, 2015
Talk: Initial teacher training: challenges and innovations in course design

23 March, 2015 - Kragujevac
28 March, 2015 - Belgrade
Theme: Assessment: who is it for?
More info




Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 466 other followers