Emma Morris

I’d like to be a teacher one day but I also felt an OU course would help me build knowledge that I could apply to my current role. My degree has helped me to understand the children I work with better, and helped me to understand Teaching and Learning as a whole.

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Linda talks about her PhD: 'I like to climb and pick coconuts'

Linda Plowright-PepperPhD researcher Linda came to academia late in her career. For over a decade she was Chief Executive of a national charity which trained young people to become sports leaders and get people active. She's now a researcher with the OU, looking in to how young people experience activity. The title of this piece is a quote from one of Linda’s co-researchers, who was inventing his own world of adventures as he played.

22nd November 2019
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Apr 20

Digital Pedagogy Lab UK

Monday, April 20, 2020 - 08:30 to Wednesday, April 22, 2020 - 13:30

The Open University, Walton Hall, Milton Keynes.

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