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Travels with a paper friend

SLSA 2014 at Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, provided the next leg in the development and the travels of my paper, “Feel your dark way as I lead you, Father”: (re)imagining equity with law using Sophocles’ Theban Plays.  608 more words

Standards May Achieve Equality, But Not Equity

Michelle Morrissey makes a case for Common Core in By ‘Common,’ We Mean Equity:

When the Common Core State Standards emerged, it was both a shock and a revelation — for the first time, the dominant model said that my students, who live in low-income neighborhoods and are predominately Hispanic or African American, would have some guarantee of the same kinds of educational experiences that students at high-performing schools across the country have.

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Workin' 9 to 5 (and my tips for getting a job in tech - or hey, anywhere!)

This past Thursday, I had the pleasure and honor for delivering a lightning talk a really significant crowd of women in tech. Entitled Lean Whatever Way You Want: Tips For Building A Career in PDX… 1,610 more words


1969 | Pettit v Pettit

ON THIS DAY in 1969, the House of Lords delivered Pettit v Pettit  AC 777.

A husband claimed a beneficial interest in a property solely owned by his wife.   48 more words

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Equity Breakfast

Yaadein- Volatility continued in late trade as the key benchmark indices trimmed losses after hitting fresh intraday low and settled almost unchanged for the day. Shares of upstream and downstream oil and gas companies gained on renewed buying with BPCL hit record high and HPCL hit 52-week high. 173 more words

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Why Feminism Should Get a New Name

That women still hold fewer power positions and are still paid less than men for doing the same work are real and important problems in Canada and most of the world. 1,012 more words

Mike Judge is getting it right

As a 30 year vet of the valley I have to say Mike Judge’s HBO series Silicon Valley is getting it right on a lot of different fronts. 92 more words