I work in a School of Education as a teacher educator and researcher in the broad field of sociology of education. When I was doing my own doctoral studies, many years ago, I was part of several research and discussion groups. The purpose of these groups was to share and discuss theoretical ideas by reading … More My Take on the ‘Experiment’
Okay. Deep breath. Brace. I can do this. This is not difficult. I can write. I know I can write. I am an author – a published author of an academic tome no less. That would be my book staring back at me from up there on the bookshelf? Unsettling Research. Yep. That’s its. There’s … More The reluctant blogger
So where are the blogs? In my first post, I promised a variety of educators a platform for expressing their vision to the world. I believe I was inspiring. The feedback I have had from colleagues has me motivated. The blog was shared more than any other I’ve written. But where are the blogs? Shouldn’t they … More What are your concerns about being an academic blogger?
Why write? If you can answer this question then you can answer the title question. I enjoy writing. What I write about in my blog posts is about me. It’s what I want to say to the world right now. Raw, semi-immediate, and passionate. I might think differently in five years but that’s fine. This … More Why become an academic blogger?