The concept that a university goes bust is becoming more of a real and likely prospect day by day in the UK. I write this blog post today in light of multiple news articles that have hit the shelves claiming that at least three universities are on the verge of bankruptcy. Fortunately, the university that […]
This post was last updated on March 1st, 2018 at 12:00 pmThis post has moved to my new website dedicated to TEFL tourism! You can find it here.
This post was last updated on July 20th, 2018 at 02:27 amI am thrilled to announce that this week I successfully passed my PhD viva with only (very) minor amendments! It seems only yesterday that I was writing my proposal and now I can amend my CV and Linkedin profile to say DR HAYLEY STAINTON! […]
This post was last updated on July 20th, 2018 at 04:08 pmAfter three solid years of hard work, and I mean solid-social life, what’s that?!, I have submitted my PhD thesis and am awaiting my viva. It’s been a hell of a journey that is certainly not for the faint hearted, but at the same […]
This post was last updated on July 21st, 2018 at 02:53 pmSo last month I won the three minute thesis competition at Staffordshire University. Whilst my research isn’t yet quite finished (I have actually changed the names of the TEFL teacher types since delivering this presentation!), I was in a position to outline my TEFL […]
This post was last updated on July 22nd, 2018 at 02:21 amThinking about committing to a PhD? Make sure it’s what you want because I can tell you from experience that it WILL take over your life! Here are the main things that you need to prepare yourself for, and mitigate if possible! 1)Sleepless nights […]