Christian Bokhove

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Thoughts on the HE green paper

I was asked to give my thoughts on the HE green paper. Here are some thoughts. I agree with a strong emphasis on teaching. This can be improved considerably but … Continue reading

November 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Presentation at BSRLM day conference

These are the slides of the presentation “Opportunity to learn secondary maths: A curriculum approach with TIMSS 2011 data” I gave at the BSRLM day conference on 7 November 2015 … Continue reading

November 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

[Dutch post] Maatwerk: de verengelsing van het onderwijs

Afgelopen Juni stuurde ik onderstaande reactie naar iemand van de VO-raad. Het vat goed samen hoe ik over de huidige ontwikkelingen naar een zogenaamd maatwerkdiploma denk: “Mijn betoog is echter … Continue reading

October 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Avid gamer

As some might know I’m quite an avid gamer (but lately have less time, still have to finish Witcher 3). I wrote about my best 2014 games before and also … Continue reading

September 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Games in maths education

This is a translation of a review that appeared a while back in Dutch in the journal of the Mathematical Society (KWG) in the Netherlands. I wasn’t able to always … Continue reading

September 10, 2015 · 1 Comment

ResearchED 2015

Today I want to researchED at South Hampstead High School in London. It was a very fruitful day. Can’t say I heard a lot of new things, I knew most … Continue reading

September 5, 2015 · 4 Comments

Journalclub at ResearchED

I think it’s a great idea to study articles in a journalclub setting. I read the article as well and made the following annotations: See file attached to this message … Continue reading

September 5, 2015 · 1 Comment

Some work presented in the last months

Some work was presented in the last months. At Sunbelt XXXV I presented this work on classroom interaction and Social Network Analysis: Exploring classroom interaction with dynamic social network analysis … Continue reading

September 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

Example e-mail from a predatory journal

I’m realising more and more that (Open Access) predatory will be more and more problematic in the scientific world. A short while back I wrote about this, and promoted the … Continue reading

August 28, 2015 · 9 Comments

EEF: Core Knowledge

It is almost impossible to extensively discuss all the studies done by the EEF. In a previous blog I summarised the reports from July 2015 and in this Google spreadsheet … Continue reading

August 21, 2015 · 1 Comment