Category Archives: Activity Theory

52 weeks to submission!


My countdown has started! In 52 weeks I’ll be submitting my thesis!  So the time of pussy footing is over, and the real thing has started. Long hours of writing, editing and rewriting constitute my typical day and will be

52 weeks to submission!


My countdown has started! In 52 weeks I’ll be submitting my thesis!  So the time of pussy footing is over, and the real thing has started. Long hours of writing, editing and rewriting constitute my typical day and will be

From a topic to a thesis. The return!


It is been more than a month that I wrote my last post about my struggle towards an argument for my thesis. Well, I still haven’t resolved the issue, but I am working on it. This time I am doing

From a topic to a thesis. The return!


It is been more than a month that I wrote my last post about my struggle towards an argument for my thesis. Well, I still haven’t resolved the issue, but I am working on it. This time I am doing

The art of interviewing!


I have started interviewing the participants of my study and I’m absolutely thrilled! It’s so exciting to listen and talk to teachers and their views that motivate even more my determination to do this research.Interviewing can be tiring and time

The art of interviewing!


I have started interviewing the participants of my study and I’m absolutely thrilled! It’s so exciting to listen and talk to teachers and their views that motivate even more my determination to do this research.Interviewing can be tiring and time

The PhD experience


As I am preparing my Thesis Proposal Review. I have been reflecting not only about my tiny study and the challenges I have to overcome, but also about the entire Phd experience. I can see that it is a complex

The PhD experience


As I am preparing my Thesis Proposal Review. I have been reflecting not only about my tiny study and the challenges I have to overcome, but also about the entire Phd experience. I can see that it is a complex

Epistemology, theory,methodology and methods


This week has been challenging since I have been pushed to be at my desk and assume the position of a PhD student at ANU. In a month’s time I have to present my Thesis proposal review, which consists of

Epistemology, theory,methodology and methods


This week has been challenging since I have been pushed to be at my desk and assume the position of a PhD student at ANU. In a month’s time I have to present my Thesis proposal review, which consists of

Research questions… here they come again


This week I have been tuning up my research questions together with the associated methodology and methods. During the last months I have been working on sociocultural theory and activity theory, studying them and how these would be an appropriate lens to look

Research questions… here they come again


This week I have been tuning up my research questions together with the associated methodology and methods. During the last months I have been working on sociocultural theory and activity theory, studying them and how these would be an appropriate lens to look