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Volume 6, Issue 3, April 2013 - Learning in Context

Transformative Dialogues: teaching and learning eJournal

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Learning Context - Dr. Balbir Kaur Gurm, Editor-in-Chief, Kwantlen Polytechnic University


Lesson Learned Unexpectedly: A Reflection on Facilitating Instructional Skills Workshops in Kazakhstan - Michelle Pearson, MA, SAIT, University of Calgary

What's In Five Minutes? - Kathleen McCart, M.Ed., M.A.T.S., University of Houston

Articles & Essays

Give Me Space: The Importance of Distance for Relation in Education - Shannon Rodgers, Simon Fraser University

The Slow Professor: Challenging the Culture of Speed in the Academy - Maggie Berg, Queen's University; Barbara K. Seeber, Brock University

The Creation of the Comfortability in Learning Scale - Michael Kiener, Maryville University; Peter Green, Maryville University; Kelly Ahuna, Medaille College; Jennifer McCluskey, Maryville University

"Breaking the rules": A reflective processual analysis of multidisciplinary academic collaboration - Cheryl A. Kier, Caroline L Park, and Kam Jugdev, Athabasca University

Formative Assessment and Syntheses in Reflection Journals - Jodi Nickel, PhD, Mount Royal University

Affective Teaching: The place of place in interdisciplinary teaching - Dr. Lyn Baldwin, Dr. Tina Block, Dr. Lisa Cooke, Ila Crawford, MFA, Dr. Kim Naqvi, Ginny Ratsoy, MA, Elizabeth Templeman, MA, Dr. Tom Waldichuk, Thompson Rivers University

Mixing Business with Science: Graduate student perceptions of a pilot interdisciplinary course - Joan Flaherty, Michael von Massow, University of Guelph

Bridging the Distance in Teacher Education: Teachers' Perspectives on Process-Based Assessment - Peter Bergström, Umeå University

Putting knowledge in context: Curriculum contextualization in history classes - Ana Mouraz, Carlinda Leite, Universidade do Porto

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With grateful thanks to the Reviewers for this Issue:

Adrienne Huber, Betsy Newell Decyk, Deb Bennett, Chris Garrett, Iain Doherty, Joe Greenholz, Laura Cruz, Lesley Hemsworth, Maree O'Keefe, Margy MacMillan, Nancy Chick, Renee Michael. Roselynn Verwood, Sue Ann Cairns, Joel Murray, Balbir Gurm, Alice Macpherson.

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