Decolonized Mind

A student at the University of New Mexico at time of the interview, Language, Literacy & Sociocultural Studies PhD Yasir Hussain shares insight on rote memorization teaching, Common Core, “education equity,” and the critical thinking skills, differences, and potentials of Pakistan and American education systems.

Recorded at Albuquerque, New Mexico 26 May 2015 in the narrator’s home.

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Dr. Hussain’s 2018 dissertation abstract:

PAKISTANI ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHERS’ PREPAREDNESS: AN INVESTIGATION OF IDEOLOGICAL MEANING-MAKING IN HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS IN PAKISTAN

 

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