Structuring content (May 7, 2005, 0) - What do I write about that other people might find useful/interesting?
Personal information management and productivity
ShortStories and FlashFiction
Teaching reflections (haven’t been posting anything on this lately)
How do I currently organize things?
<notes> tag and cross-referencing notes on a topic page
Emacs-related stuff: emacs, planner, PlannerMode, EmacsHacks, EmacsTips
PIM and productivity: LifeHacks
Teaching reflections: TeachingReflections, TeachingIdeas
Topic-related RSS feeds: ../wiki/emacs.rdf, ../wiki/planner.rdf,
Teaching needs small classes (November 7, 2005, 0) -
Next, in terms of classroom teaching, there have got to be small classes. What kind of education is it, like at Harvard, where you have 800 people in a class? Is this education? People pay all that money to go there, for what? To sit in a huge class—why not get a videotape? Why not
The Reading Solution, and thoughts on education (April 21, 2007, 0) - If you’ve read my blog posts from the past few weeks, you know that
I’m entirely in favor of convincing impressionable young children that
reading is fun and worthwhile. Similarly-minded people may want to check out The Reading Solution: Make Your Child a Reader for Life, an excellently-written book by Paul Kropp that shares strategies on how
Creating Passionate Users: Ten Tips for New Trainers/Teachers (July 12, 2005, 0) - Kathy Sierra does it again! In Ten Tips for New Trainers/Teachers on her blog about Creating Passionate Users, Kathy lists 11 things every teacher should know and 10 tips every teacher should follow.
There’s a reason why she’s one of my idols. Fangirl, fangirl, fangirl…
Even if you’re not officially teaching or training someone, you’re going to
Things I wish they had told me (September 10, 2003, 0) - (education)
Find one or more research mentors and one or more teaching mentors,
and work closely with them for at least two years. I’m looking for
a teaching mentor. I like Dr. Queena Lee-Chua’s style of teaching a
lot. I’ve asked, but I’m not sure if anyone in our department has been
awarded for teaching. I’ll check Metrobank and