Is synchronous computer mediated collaborative problem-solving "justified" only when by distance? Te
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Government funding of educational research has reached a critical stage. The view of those close to the purse strings seems to be that educational research has become increasingly irrelevant to policy development. Consequently, in a political climate of best value for money, the allocation of funding for research now tends to be accompanied by criteria which require, for example, engagement with users, measured impact and knowledge transformation. The extensive Teaching and Learning Research Pro
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Self-Reported Experiences of Racial Discrimination and Black–White Differences in Preterm and Low-
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