“Most of us can look back to particular teachers who inspired us and changed our lives. These teachers excelled and reached us, but they did this in spite of the basic culture and mindset of public education. 1,189 more words
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While I understand that this would probably NEVER be the case, and that having a Doctoral degree in Sports Science in no way relegates one to teaching P.E. 538 more words
The Antarctic Research Centre, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, is offering a FULLY FUNDED scholarship for an enthusiastic and talented Ph.D student to undertake numerical ice-sheet modelling research. 287 more words
The air in the pale blue, second-floor room of the English building is heavy with uncertainty, anticipation, and a pinch of anxiety. Thirteen strangers–all veteran English teachers–unassumingly glance at one another, unconsciously summing up one another. 657 more words
This is unsolicited advice for Ph.D. and M.A. students. Others can read at their own risk.
Also note that this advice is fight-picking advice. My senior colleagues–especially the self-described curmudgeon who thinks that all historical scholarship has gone downhill since 1968–will most certainly disagree with what I have to say here. 708 more words