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Marking is alchemy not chemistry.

Exercises for Marking Month Wrist Strain

This is a post for all of my academic colleagues who are currently in marking hell. Up until a year ago, I would always end up in a wrist brace come the end of term due to marking strain. With the combination of final term papers, exams, and the inevitable end-of-term influx of regular work—it’s […]

Marking Reflections

Ensconced in marking this week, which is more interesting than usual due to teaching Methods this year and getting to engage with research projects my students have been working on all year, but, as always with me, it takes me a while to get my head around just what the marks mean. I’m planning to […]