Statement from faculty and staff at PSU’s School of Social Work on Ferguson

Ferguson: We stand with you Faculty and Staff of the Portland State University School of Social Work stand in solidarity with communities working to address racism in our society, and in particular in our criminal legal system.  We are saddened and outraged by the St. Louis County grand jury’s failure to indict Darren Wilson, theContinue reading “Statement from faculty and staff at PSU’s School of Social Work on Ferguson”

Debunking learning styles

Some say learning styles are myth, others say they’re magic Without having read the original research article from this report (I know–bad academic), I’d have to agree with the reported findings. I’m currently taking a teaching methods class which places a lot of emphasis on learning styles. The emphasis on learning style makes learning  scienitifcContinue reading “Debunking learning styles”