This is an interview and conversation with Professor Ray Miller, who has spent his life teaching psychology and thinking about philosophy. The recording was made in The Chocolate Tree in Edinburgh and explores his views and interests around education. The idea is simple, have an informal conversation and see where it leads. Read more
This is an interview with Colin MacLean which took place in the Curious Tea Rooms in Edinburgh over coffee to explore the various perspectives he holds around the theme of education. Here you can find out about and enjoy the seasoned comments of someone who has spent many years in the civil service and in educational roles. Read more
On visiting Edinburgh for a lecture on his work, he agreed to give an interview with the Ragged University. We sat down in the grounds of Edinburgh Napier University in view of Craiglockart hill and talked. In the interview he talks about the surprising results and what he is doing to develop these self directed learning scenarios in the UK and other places. He discusses the findings more clearly and what his vision of the future of education and technology might hold.
Since the 1970s, Professor Mitra’s publications and work have stimulated training and development of hundreds of thousands of young Indians, helping to develop the capabilities of some of the poorest children in the world.
Ciaran Healy has dedicated his life to philosophy and feels passionately about it as a subject and as a way forward for humans to reach a better way of life. Here he talks about his journey of interest and how philosophy has come to be his life; he discusses the obstacles he has met and the challenges of his subject:
I really wish we had caught more from Francesco Bordo but the good news is we caught the last song You, Me, Seaguls and the Sea a beautiful chilled song you’ll love and like me wish we’d got more. Check it out You can, however, get more of his music on BandCamp Interview with Francesco Bordo […]
After his gig Daniel Scott spoke to Alex Dunedin Hear about his music and his experiences and thoughts on the music industry. Daniel is clearly a talented and insightful young man embarking on a musical journey. Watch it here We have more interviews and clips coming up so stay in touch everyone. I also am […]
This is an interview with Peter Shukie who works at Blackburn University Centre teaching Lecturing in Education Studies.
Peter is working with peers to help create and share innovative approaches to teaching and learning. He works from the perspective that diversity and individually held skills help generate a diverse landscape in which educators and learers can be supported, encouraged and celebrated. Read more
This is an interview with John Morrison who works at Edinburgh Napier University teaching Digital Media and Interactive Design.
His interests include, technology enhanced learning, digital literacy and visual communication driven documentary. John talks about his experiences of education and dyslexia, how he came to be in education, about what makes him light up about teaching and also some of the things which he encounters in his role as a teacher and educator. The interview took place in George Square gardens next to a willow tree in June 2014… Read more