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Obituary – Keith Lyons

On Wednesday 13th May 2020, Keith Lyons, loving husband, brother, father, and grandfather died at the age of 68. Keith was born on 7th May...
Keith Lyons on Mount Wellington during a canoe slalom training camp in Tasmania, Australia.

Vale Keith

It is with immense sadness we share the news that Keith Lyons, of Braidwood NSW, died on 13th May 2020, aged 68. Keith was everything...

Changing managers in football

Introduction Why do football clubs sack their managers? Eni Aluko has written a post in The Guardian about sacking football managers (link). In it she proposes...

Grandmothers and Godmothers in analysis and analytics

The other day, I noticed this enigmatic tweet from Namita Nandakumar (link): https://twitter.com/nnstats/status/1225877278158151686 I was delighted to see this announcement and the queries it brought about....

Analytics: theory and practice

Stephen Downes provided a link to Dominic Wyse's presentation (link) in his newsletter today (link). In his presentation as President of the British Educational...

#OptaPro Forum 2020

The #OptaForum was held in London on 5 February 2020 (link). The proposed presentations for the Forum were judged in November. The judges scored...

A pedagogy of small

Tanya Elias, Laura Ritchie, Geoffrey Gevalt, and Kate Bowles (2020) (link) have written about the pedagogy of small. Stephen Downes shared the link to...

#WNBL Regular Season 2019-2020

The WNBL Regular Season ended on 1 February 2020 with Southside's 78v61 defeat of Sydney (link). The WNBL has moved into the Finals part...

Observation

The National Gallery of Australia is holding a Matisse and Picasso exhibition at the moment (link). The introduction to the exhibition noted: Matisse & Picasso...