Lessons Learned from Using Shadowing as a Qualitative Research Technique in Education: An Article Summary

meerkat-255564_1280I was unable to post this yesterday due to many work tasks in the morning, so continuing my #5Papers focus with this great methodological article today.

1/ I read Ferguson (2016) Lessons learned from using shadowing as a qualitative research technique in Education Continue reading “Lessons Learned from Using Shadowing as a Qualitative Research Technique in Education: An Article Summary”

Suffer Neither Bull Nor Fools!

Per today’s #DailyCreate #tdc1472 related to #Western106, we are encouraged to consider the maxim:

An old Western saying tells us not to approach a bull from the front, nor a horse from the rear. It also tells us not to approach a fool from either side.

I think we should avoid bulls Continue reading “Suffer Neither Bull Nor Fools!”

Speculating on the Future of Digital Tools for Qualitative Research: An Article Summary

Getting the week off with some research reading and summarizing via #5Papers, I wanted to dive back into my world of qualitative inquiry with Continue reading “Speculating on the Future of Digital Tools for Qualitative Research: An Article Summary”

Now Write (#Western106) Lyrics

fire-776838_1280Leave it to those pesky #western106 folks to demand (ok, challenge us) to write a verse of the lousy song Home on the Range. Lousy insofar as I could never relate to the song at all; a home on the range never appealed to me. In fact, it downright terrifies me, but that is for another post. Perhaps.

Going back to the original poem The Western Home, I shall do my best, Continue reading “Now Write (#Western106) Lyrics”

What the . . . #western106?!

#Western106I have been successful for years avoiding the open, creative, unruly, unending lifestyle that is Digital Storytelling. To be #ds106 again . . .

But, no more.

I was sucked into it in a most unlikely way, one that even now Continue reading “What the . . . #western106?!”

Liminal Roles as a Source of Creative Agency in Management: An Article Summary

liminal-fieldI was attracted to this article because it links my work in liminality (that in-between period, as in a rite of passage) with organizational studies, specifically via creative knowledge-sharing. What could be better than that for #5Papers?

1/ Today I read Swan, Scarbrough, & Ziebro (2015) Liminal roles as a source of creative agency in management: Continue reading “Liminal Roles as a Source of Creative Agency in Management: An Article Summary”