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Castle Toward or Does Scotland need yet another luxury hotel?

In July a group of students from Germany spend an amazing weekend at Castle Toward.  Everyone involved: the children, teachers and the NGO representative with whom my company organized the first of many pupil exchanges all caught the Castle Toward bug. The NGO, which is working with 800 disadvantaged pupils in Munich, wants to establish […]

PhD Presentation Resources

Previous Resource Post Link List for Postgraduate Students University Library Resources The Postgraduate’s Companion The Routledge doctoral student’s companion : getting to grips with research in education and the social sciences The unwritten rules of PhD research  How to get a PhD : a handbook for students and their supervisors Successful research careers Writing Links […]

The Digital Researcher 2012—Agency & Conference Participation

  Agency in Virtual Conference Participation When I told my husband this morning that I was all excited to follow the Digital Researcher 2012 conference by Vitae he asked: But how do you get the conference experience then; of the middle aged man with the scruffy beard who corners you at the coffee and biscuit […]