literate engagement in a complex world

What began as a ‘provocation’ to the GSTILE community became a provocation to myself.

meme-me-once, by @sarspriGSIPM is rockin’ on that
‘social change’ band wagon.
C’mon y’all.  Let’s do this.

A tale of two grad schools

I began, as we often do, by asking of others:  Continue reading


action research in the language classroom

AR+_logoA driving force behind the launch of the Deans’ Seminar initiative at MIIS has been a provocation crafted by Kent and Alfredo around the role that action research can play in (a) helping international development practitioners live up to their ideals and (b) to likewise challenge those who educate such practitioners to reflect critically on their own work.

Their provocation is closely tied to  Continue reading