Numb

This is for all those whose lives have been crushed by their parents, for those who are still frozen and perplexed and bewildered, for those who don’t know what to do with their lives because, subtly, they weren’t allowed to be truly free, and they were kept chained by what they thought to be love. …

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Ancient Sounds

Today I will open to you some unfamiliar perspectives, by sharing a couple of short videos presenting the sounds of some distant languages. The first video is a voyage in time, being a reconstruction of Old Norse (the common root of North-Germanic languages). The second and the third video will be voyages in space, on …

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PISA Reality Check

The Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) is a worldwide study by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), intended to evaluate educational systems by measuring 15-year-old school pupils' scholastic performance on mathematics, science and reading. Its aim is to provide comparable data with a view to enabling countries to improve their education policies …

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