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Stress Test: Supporting farmers in crisis
(Massey University Press, 2016-06-15)
Maria Clara for the 21st Century: Filipino Responses to “Neo-Colonial” Encounters
(Ateneo de Manila University, 2016-09-01)
As an example of a postcolonial critique to certain hegemonic Spanish discourses in the Philippines, this essay examines the practice-as-research dance piece Love, Death, and Mompou (2006), which was a revision of the ...
A study of Rubi/Furigana functions: Spectrum between a translation type and a pragmatic type
(International Japanese Language Education, 2016-09-09)
This is part of an on-going project about the comprehensive understanding of uses of Rubi/Furigana taxonomy in the writing system of modern Japanese. Rubi/Furigana is a small typed script on the top of Chinese characters, ...
The built environment and resilience: the challenges of integrated action
(Melbourne School of Design, 2016-08-31)
Valuing partnerships in assessment: Building sustainable professional learning
Assessment for learning (AfL) approaches are claimed to have improved student learning and achievement (e.g., Black & Wiliam, 1998). Extensive research has been conducted, including comparative studies with high student ...
Life integrated learning and assessment: Strategies to connect mature-aged distance students with the course content
Nearly a third of mature-aged students (over aged 24) in New Zealand study by distance so they can fit study into their full lives. Past research suggests these students enjoy and cope well with distance learning, but also ...
Learning English for settlement: Conditions, corridors, complexities
(Ministry of Business, Innovation and Enterprise, 2016)
Transforming professional learning and practice in assessment: The triple H framework. Invited keynote address
Every teacher wants to be an effective educator - having positive relationships with, and enabling, students to become enthusiastic and capable learners. Teaching is demanding of the whole person – particularly the heart ...
Improved extension practices for sheep and beef farmers
(New Zealand Grassland Association Occasional Publication, 2016-04-14)
Innovation is critical for maintaining New Zealand’s competitive advantage in agriculture and central to this is farmer learning and practice change. Despite the importance of farmer learning, limited research has been ...