MICER 2017

Methods in Chemistry Education Research 2017 was last week. I didn’t make it down to London for it but did submit a poster (https://micerportal.wordpress.com/2017/04/24/poster-methods-of-investigating-alternative-conceptions-in-nmr/) and…

If I ran a lab course

Michael’s blog post on laboratory practicals (and a long day of manuscript revisions) got me thinking about laboratory practicals. I particularly liked the distinction between…

Helicopter Lecturers

I’m sure you’ve heard of helicopter parents. The possibly semi-mythological, ever-present parents who speak for their kids, show up everywhere and are generally an effective…