Tag Archives: New Literacies

Contemporary Literacy Practices, Go Where Your Students Are…

Education is slow to change. Before something is implemented it must be checked, researched, and statistically proven to impact student achievement before implementation occurs. While I ¬†recognize the value of this system, it is the one that leaves professionals stagnant … Continue reading

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Developing “Healthy Skeptics” in the Age of New Literacies

One of my most poignant “slaps on the face” in the classroom came while conferring with a student over their research paper. During our conversation, confusion arose¬†from the conflicting information that he had found on the web. Upon further dialogue, … Continue reading

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