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Tea Triumph and Tea Tragedy

Where We Left Off

So this is the final post of my Svathya tea project and the final post of this semester. And I have a quandary. 980 more words

Graphic Design

The Underachievement School District 2015 Edition Part II

Tennessee’s Achievement School District (ASD) is one of the most high profile ‘turnaround’ experiments in the country.  Launched with the amazing goal to ‘catapult’ schools with test scores in the bottom 5% of the state into schools with test scores in the top 25% of the state in a five year time period, this district has gotten a lot of attention and there are plans to replicate it in various states. 389 more words


Busy busy

The last few months have been very busy, and not always with PhD work unfortunately – I’m also juggling the transition to a new school for my daughter (which has been a brilliant move, thankfully),  and major home renovations (going well, but somewhat disruptive and time-consuming). 293 more words


Research-based vs. Preference-driven Teaching

I recently had a Twitter conversation with a researcher from the Netherlands who was reiterating the importance of using research to guide practice.  He pointed me to… 731 more words


Westlaw Poses Another Challenge To The Bluebook.

Journal of Law: Periodical Laboratory of Legal Scholarship, Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 483-486, 2012 , by Ross Davies, George Mason University School of Law; The Green Bag ( 135 more words

Legal Writing

Homelessness in the Elderly

Homelessness is a problem in Canada, especially among the elderly. As the elderly population increases, so does the elderly homeless population. Typically, homeless research focuses on young adults. 358 more words

Social Policy


Figure 1: Product

Improving face to face interaction to prevent family drifting apart from difference in value, priorities and communication skill levels. The aim is to redesign traditional storytelling as a platform that creates ‘shared language’ between different generations within Australian multicultural domestic environment in today’s busy society. 90 more words