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Happiness is… drafting in mechanical pencil

A warm fuzzy feeling. Reaching the end of the writing of the first complete draft of the lit. review of second Warwick assessment. Another couple of hours and I’ll get to work on the references. I’m starting to fall into a pattern, typing in the morning the stuff I’ve scribbled the night before. Gives me […]

things that stuck

“Classification is exceedingly tedious” – Isaiah Berlin. “ontological assumptions give rise to epistemological assumptions; these, in turn, give rise to methodological considerations; and these, in turn, give rise to issues of instrumentation and data collection” …sigh… Research Methods in Education (6th Edition), Cohen, Mansion and Morrison (2007: 5) I should always put my keys/wallet/blackberry/ipod/sunhat/children down […]