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Tag Archives: Higher Ed

7 Tips on Good Writing, Informed by Linguist Steven Pinker

These tips on writing are golden, AND informed by the science of language. The points come across better if you listen to the full radio story; treat the write up … Continue reading

April 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

My Tips on Procrastination

Procrastination is the siren’s call of academia. We know we need to get writing; our livelihoods depend upon it. But then we walk down the hall to look for snacks or … Continue reading

April 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

How to Write an Article in No Time

I absolutely love this video. It’s totally a keeper and one to refer back to once in a while.

November 4, 2014 · 1 Comment

Should doc students use Dedoose?

Almost 2 years ago, I compared some the qualitative coding software out there. That included Atlas.ti and Dedoose. Recently, I received an incredibly insightful and helpful email from Julia Scherba … Continue reading

September 30, 2014 · 1 Comment

70 Useful Phrases in Academic Writing

I just came across this wonderful post of useful sentences and phrases to use when writing. It’s absolutely precious and worth taping up next to the keyboard. HT @AcademicsSay

September 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Are Leaders Prepared to “Pass the Test” on Data Use?

I don’t think any other state is doing this yet. Massachusetts is requiring that aspiring school leaders demonstrate their skills at using data for decision making as a part of … Continue reading

August 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

10 Dissertation Writing Tips + 2 Bonuses

Here’s a piece by ed leadership professor Jeff Brooks at the University of Idaho on dissertation writing. It’s a very very sound advice. In fact, it’s worth printing out and … Continue reading

August 1, 2013 · 1 Comment