We’re still here.

by VanessaVaile

CASA is back…what excellent news and a great treat (depressing news not withstanding)


Yes, we haven’t posted for a while but we’re still here. Still thinking, still working on our few words. Still (with)standing.

Why are we still here? We’ve asked ourselves this question quite a few times over the last 18 months or so. And we’ve partly answered on Twitter and on our own blogs and we’ve also stayed quiet, because in some instances, there has been too much to say, too much to take in, too much to process, too much to get through.

And we’ve been rather tired.

But we’re making the most of the tiny swell of energy that’s come from this news, and from a few paragraphs in the always-informative Campus Morning Mail newsletter, May 2, 2017 :

Casual but professional

Leo Goedegebuure and Peter Bentley from the L H Martin Institute have crunched the numbers and found no evidence that increased teaching by casuals causes a crunch in…

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