31 August is Ken Campbell Day: diddling and doodling, seekers, radical education as seeking learning outcomes, and punk

(not to be confused with the homonymous Canadian politician, Canadian fundamentalist Baptist evangelist, Canadian swimmer, assorted other sportsmen, etc.) It is time for the annual pilgrimage. As is traditional, this post is a “sticky” one for a whole academic term, all the way to its end and the end of the calendar year. It contains […]

Animal reading: teaching and learning about animal thinking

This essay is based on a talk given in January 2020 at the Modern Language Association Convention in Seattle, whose Presidential Theme was “Being Human.”