Concept maps in Accounting Education

Presentation by Toby York at the TACTYC Virtual Annual Conference 2021 on 15 May 2021 1. Background paper My presentation is based on a draft paper The benefits of concept mapping in accounting education [PDF] which is in three parts. Part one: identifies some common problems with current accounting education practices, drawn mostly from personal… Continue reading Concept maps in Accounting Education

Concept mapping and playful learning through ‘Colour Accounting’

Presentation by Toby York at the Games and Simulations in Accounting and Finance Education ('GSAFE') conference hosted by Aston University on 20 April 2021 The benefits of concept mapping in accounting education My presentation is based on a draft paper The benefits of concept mapping in accounting education, which is in three parts. Part one:… Continue reading Concept mapping and playful learning through ‘Colour Accounting’

It’s time to dump the set text

Using H5P to create Colour Accounting interactive content

PowerPoint design rules for educators

With the risk of sounding like the gun lobby, there's nothing wrong with PowerPoint, only PowerPoint users. Like it or not, we're in the communications business and our audiences know what good comunication looks and sounds like. Here are my rules for slide design. It is not lesson planning software Use PowerPoint for its designed… Continue reading PowerPoint design rules for educators

Why concept mapping is important

A version of this article was first published on Linkedin on 30 July 2020. Concept maps are visual representations of information that show everything in a single view. They help students to create a clear mental model, which clarifies their thoughts and provides a shared language of understanding in a community of learners. Concept maps… Continue reading Why concept mapping is important