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Industry Education
Occupation Just busy busy busy since I retired from Lecturing
Location United Kingdom
Introduction Now semi retired freelance author on e-learning systems. Former lecturer in various Computing and Mathematics topics. Particularly programming languages and Ms Office applications including Excel's more technical topics and calculations and its use in academic environments.
Interests Learning Technology, Web Design & Usability, Mathematical dialogues in e-learning, Programming, Gardening, Visiting Gardens, Sewing, Machine knitting, Low carb vegetarian food.
Favorite Movies Casablanca, Star Wars, Cold Mountain, The Hours, Calendar Girls
Favorite Music Various pieces by Haydn, Chopin, Beethoven & Debussy, Sibelius, Stravinsky, Copeland, Elgar and so on. Also: Katie Melua, 1960's nd 1970's folk music
Favorite Books Activity-Centred Design, An Ecological Approach to Designing Smart Tools and Usable Systems. By Geri Gay and Helene Hembrooke Affluenza

The children are waiting! Please tell them the story about the bald frog with the wig:

In fairy land, the princesses are bald and the frogs are not bewitched princelings but hairdressers with attitude.