Author Archives: Frank Roberts

Neck Deep in Winter Term 2011

First, the winter break was….. OUTSTANDING! I returned to the classroom recharged and energized. We shall see how long it lasts. Of course I did course prep and development over the break, But there was a fair share of chillin. … Continue reading

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Feels Strange…..

But I’ve been relaxing.  I have not been working since I started winter break. I’m a bit surprised (and impressed) with myself. Lets wrap up fall term & then start talking about winter term. In the end I was pleased … Continue reading

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Finals Week!!!!!

The title says it all! I’ll do a full update when things settle down.

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I am Looking Forward to Winter Break

However, getting there won’t be easy! There’s 2 weeks left in the EdD term and 3 weeks left in the teaching term. For the EdD semester I have a few assignments left. Of course none of those assignments are easy. … Continue reading

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Why Bother?!

Why bother?! I have come to the conclusion that in order to survive the massive undertaking of an Ed.D.  I am going to have to be organized, efficient and effective, among a list of other attributes. But a head of … Continue reading

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Passed My Writing Assessment!

Part of my writing 7000 class is a writing assessment. It is designed to test your readiness to write at the Doctoral level. Well I passed, great news. However, I did not do as well as I would have hoped. … Continue reading

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Farewell Summer!

I survived the first two weeks of my two classes and I’m neck deep in week three. Out the starting gates it is a heck of a lot of work and I’m barely keeping it together. I am horribly behind … Continue reading

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Can you say…. In over my head!

Both classes are now in full swing. I needed to wrap my head around how much I needed to get done in the first week & what the timeline was like. So I took the info from both classes and … Continue reading

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Challenging at Best!

I got an A in my first EdD class! Fall term is fast approaching from the teacher and student stand point.  I’m gonna be in it….. DEEP! I’m all set for my two classes:  W7000 (That’s writing 7000) Advanced Academic … Continue reading

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Making Progress!

I finished my first class, not a whole lot to say – other than…. I’m glad its done. 1 down, 15 to go! I got to talk with the Chair of the dept which was interesting. I now have a … Continue reading

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