I'm a PhD candidate at The University of Manchester. My research focuses on the experiences of visible ethnic minorities who are native English speaking teachers (VEM-NESTs for short). I mostly blog about the messy process of 'doing' research in my field. I also write about other aspects of being a doctoral student, such as teaching university level courses or learning how to use social networking tools. All views expressed are my own.
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At the two week mark I’ve barely made a dent in my thesis in terms of actual words. What I have managed to find is a better focus and direction. I found what I’ve written so far is essentially a … Continue reading
Memory is a funny thing and the longer I postpone blogging about the last 2 days of GRADSchool the less I’m able to distinguish between the two. So this post is about both days, each equally fraught with challenges and great … Continue reading