Monthly Archives: March 2011

What is healthy? Learning through blogging

One of my favourite things as a teacher is to watch a student’s understanding and skills evolve. In a 4th year course on obesity which I co-teach with my PhD supervisor, Dr. Diane Finegood, we use a class blog to … Continue reading

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Friday Feedback Favourites

Each Friday, I share a collection of stories, research, or other news and notes related to the role of feedback in complex systems that catch my attention during the previous week. Most of these I share on twitter when I … Continue reading

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Friday Feedback Favourites

Starting today, each Friday, I’ll be posting a collection of stories, research, or other news and notes related to the role of feedback in complex systems that catch my attention during the previous week. Many of these I share on … Continue reading

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To weigh or not to weigh?

Trying to lose weight? Keep it off? Confusing advice is abundant and one aspect of this confusion centers on recommendations to weigh-in: should you weigh yourself daily? weekly? monthly? or not at all? While I’m certainly not the first to … Continue reading

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