There is an alternative: A report on an action research project to develop a framework for co-operative higher education

Mike Neary and I have had an article published in Learning and Teaching. The International Journal of Higher Education in the Social Sciences. The article is the first of two publications arising from our ISRF-funded project (2015-16):  Beyond public and private: A model for co-operative higher education. A longer article is currently under review. An earlier … Continue reading There is an alternative: A report on an action research project to develop a framework for co-operative higher education

Community education, action research and Community Development Projects (CDP)

Our new 'course' at the Social Science Centre is a change in direction from previous courses in that it's a research project through which participants learn how to do research. So, through an agreed research focus, we teach and learn from each other about the value of research, how to do research, and the effect … Continue reading Community education, action research and Community Development Projects (CDP)