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Did I Pick the Wrong Topic? (and How to Eat an Elephant) Lamentations of a Research Student.

I must confess, sometimes I stare blankly at my blog wondering what on earth I’m going to write about this week. I set the aim of writing 500 words a week, every week, (well… most weeks) this year, and I … Continue reading

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Observation: useful for teachers and researchers

An integral element of my data collection process is observation. It’s hard to play favourites between my three methods (the other two being surveys and interviews), but observation made me excited in a different way. Not only is observation an … Continue reading

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#HDRlife

Being a higher-degree research student is challenging. That goes without saying. The challenge of research is part of what draws me to it: challenging is far more rewarding than ‘easy.’ Each individual’s circumstances make their personal situations challenging in their … Continue reading

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