Month: February 2017

WTF para tkd championship in London 

This is not to take anything away from the amazing people who are making taekwondo more accessible as a paralympic sport or our competitors. Found out yesterday that apparently we’re hosting it in October. Nice for us as a development opportunity in London but…

GB Taekwondo Coaching Day 1

I asked friend who specialises in specific learning needs about ‘Intellectual’ classification and she said that Neurodiverse is better so will change it to that.  Today Asked to think about coaching philosophy – unique to a coach – not sure yet but will be…

GB Taekwondo coaching

It is 2 days of classroom based (tomorrow and Sunday) then deliver 4 unsupervised coaching sessions and a follow up assessed practical day in April. I ran half of a juniors session recently, the 4 sessions can be mix of full class, or 1:1…

Russia update

Still going through Russian Accelerator and asking odd question to kind Russian friends / friend of friends on FB. Very excited to be going to St Petersburg with a friend for 5 days in May – the Russian tourist office in London have been…

H5P and course menus in Moodle / Totara

We wanted to create a menu – initially left-hand side of main H5P but could be right-hand side if wanted. I searched to see if others have embedded H5P content into other Moodle resources such as books / pages / labels but I didn’t…

Oxford and political reading

I did a quick wander around some of Oxford new and second hand bookshops yesterday whilst there.  In the politics / global / international relations sections, there are some textbooks and various views on Russia and Vladimir Putin – including people who say they…

Multiple choice questions and online learning in a hospital

I revisited this earlier this year in a couple of work projects. The staff I work with have science and/or medical degrees and in some cases PhDs too. We do use some as part of an assessment whilst being aware of limitations and also distracting…

Safeguarding resources

I’ve added some links to a range of free resources – mostly videos – about safeguarding and being safe online https://fightingstuff.blog/safeguarding-resources/