Learning, training, and enhancing capability

Thoughts on training courses, ideas about how to teach, how to learn and how to acquire new skills

Why I knit

I have recently taken up knitting. It’s a natural extension of my interest in knots. There’s more to knitting than you might think. Here’s what I’ve found. Knitting is mathematical It’s not just arithmetic. There’s algebra. Here’s a problem for a… Read More ›

Learning from Participating

I have just completed a two-week intensive French course. Since in my professional life I sometimes deliver courses, I was keenly aware of the experience of being a participant. This post records my observations from this standpoint. Learning is not… Read More ›