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Tuesday, October 25 • 1:45pm - 2:15pm
Critical Literacy--a change in definition; a change in how we read/write/speak

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This presentation will introduce my first attempt at writing an open textbook. The goal is to create an interactive text for "Introduction to Literacy Studies Course." To date I've received grants and purchased SoftChalk. This summer I will complete the outline for the work. In August, I will offer my new graduate students a proposal that they can't turn down--the chance to become co-authors in a text for their first course.


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RcoIbSdgVSs

Speakers
ME

Margaret Ellington "Peggy"

I'm passionate about our new MA in Critical Literacies--an epiphany I had while walking through the San Antonio Airport on the way to a National Writing Project Conference. I'm passionate about my students--some of whom are writers, most of whom are not. I'm passionate about finding common ground with the students I teach, of finding a path that will be familiar to them and then leading them to paths they never envisioned crossing. I'm... Read More →


Tuesday October 25, 2011 1:45pm - 2:15pm
White Pine

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