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New Kala word

nkotsi – /ⁿkoːt͡ʃɪ/ – march; parade; demonstration

Taken from: 行進

The happiness equation! Is someone pulling my leg?!

Recently, I blogged about how some kids defied Newton’s equation of the law of motion, and yesterday I read an article on the Internet which suggests that mathematically you can predict happiness.  503 more words


Cooperative Learning; Closed Questions, Closed Achievement Gaps

Andy Tharby’s article neatly explains my own motives for promoting closed questions – they provide the exactitude which is the foundation for higher level thinking… 1,704 more words

Cooperative Learning

Words making the headlines - tax

The last word making the headlines was election and when there’s an election on, there’s one topic that is sure to be discussed. That topic, of course, is… 362 more words


Bibliography management: A lesson in casual written American English

Research-funding grants are the lifeblood of most academic research, and nowhere more so than in a medical school.  I’ve been in the same lab at the same medical school for 15 years, and we’ve been a pretty stable group for some years now; we have an excellent funding record, so you’d think that we’d have the grant-writing process functioning like a well-oiled machine.  

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