Back at it

#COVID19 has derailed my language learning. Starting to slowly reboot things. Am back working through the first Gaelige gan stro book: about 2/3 of the way through it. My aim is a chapter a week, more or less. So that will carry me into October or November. There's a second book after that, so with … Continue reading Back at it


Broduil as

Every module. Every lesson. All five levels. Done and dusted. I wish I could say it feels like an achievement. I mean, it is one. But mostly it feels like persistence and stubbornness. I will take this week off, then start back with Gaelige gan stro.

done and dusted; will continue

Yesterday I presented my paper at the World Conference on Online Learning here in Dublin/i mBaile Átha Cliath. Te Whakapaipai, Dílárúchán: Towards Decolonisation via the Digital Self-Directed Study of Indigenous Languages Here's the abstract: In this paper I reflect on the praxis of being a self-directed (Knowles, 1975) second language learner in two Indigenous languages—one … Continue reading done and dusted; will continue