Writing

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By John Jones 09/08/2010 - 11:40am Comments
Students spend a lot of time writing. Most everyone vividly remembers writing essays for school, and, for many, those memories are not necessarily pleasant. Talk of writing in the classroom often dredges up images of empty pages yawning to be...
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By John Jones 09/08/2010 - 11:40am Comments
Students spend a lot of time writing. Most everyone vividly remembers writing essays for school, and, for many, those memories are not necessarily pleasant. Talk of writing in the classroom often dredges up images of empty pages yawning to be...
Digital Media and the Changing Role of Authorship Blog Image
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By John Jones 09/08/2010 - 11:40am Comments
Students spend a lot of time writing. Most everyone vividly remembers writing essays for school, and, for many, those memories are not necessarily pleasant. Talk of writing in the classroom often dredges up images of empty pages yawning to be...
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By John Jones 09/30/2010 - 8:50am Comments
In the Phaedrus, Plato famously objected to writing, noting that it would cause a number of ills: it would lead to the decay of memory, it would deceive people into thinking that they possessed knowledge merely because they had read about it,...
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By John Jones 09/30/2010 - 8:50am Comments
In the Phaedrus, Plato famously objected to writing, noting that it would cause a number of ills: it would lead to the decay of memory, it would deceive people into thinking that they possessed knowledge merely because they had read about it,...
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By John Jones 09/30/2010 - 8:50am Comments
In the Phaedrus, Plato famously objected to writing, noting that it would cause a number of ills: it would lead to the decay of memory, it would deceive people into thinking that they possessed knowledge merely because they had read about it,...
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By John Jones 12/13/2010 - 7:45am Comments
The Telegraph recently published an article announcing that, in the age of Facebook and Twitter, "ancient communication technologies" like handwriting "are current like never before." The title of the article -- "How Twitter made...
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By John Jones 12/13/2010 - 7:45am Comments
The Telegraph recently published an article announcing that, in the age of Facebook and Twitter, "ancient communication technologies" like handwriting "are current like never before." The title of the article -- "How Twitter made...
The Joy of Writing Tools Whether Ancient or New Blog Image
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By John Jones 12/13/2010 - 7:45am Comments
The Telegraph recently published an article announcing that, in the age of Facebook and Twitter, "ancient communication technologies" like handwriting "are current like never before." The title of the article -- "How Twitter made...
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By John Jones 02/10/2011 - 1:00pm Comments
One of the challenges facing the digital media and learning community—in fact, all educators—is the rapid pace of technological development that makes necessary the constant evaluation and investigation of new information and communication...
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By John Jones 02/10/2011 - 1:00pm Comments
One of the challenges facing the digital media and learning community—in fact, all educators—is the rapid pace of technological development that makes necessary the constant evaluation and investigation of new information and communication...
Wikipedia: Knowledge Community, Not Just Information Source Blog Image
John Jones  Profile Picture
By John Jones 02/10/2011 - 1:00pm Comments
One of the challenges facing the digital media and learning community—in fact, all educators—is the rapid pace of technological development that makes necessary the constant evaluation and investigation of new information and communication...
Wikipedia: Knowledge Community, Not Just Information Source Blog Image
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By John Jones 07/14/2011 - 7:15am Comments
Besides being a Pulitzer Prize winning film critic, Roger Ebert is a serious reader, and in a recent post on his blog, he blasts a "retelling" of The Great Gatsby that dumbs down the prose of the original novel for "intermediate level readers...
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By John Jones 07/14/2011 - 7:15am Comments
Besides being a Pulitzer Prize winning film critic, Roger Ebert is a serious reader, and in a recent post on his blog, he blasts a "retelling" of The Great Gatsby that dumbs down the prose of the original novel for "intermediate level readers...
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By John Jones 07/14/2011 - 7:15am Comments
Besides being a Pulitzer Prize winning film critic, Roger Ebert is a serious reader, and in a recent post on his blog, he blasts a "retelling" of The Great Gatsby that dumbs down the prose of the original novel for "intermediate level readers...
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By Antero Garcia 08/22/2011 - 9:50am Comments
Over the course of four days earlier this summer at a lush retreat in Seattle, I had the opportunity to write and engage with some of the most exciting teachers I’ve been able to interact with in my career. Aside from the fact that I spent most...
Website Accelerates Teacher-to-Teacher Learning
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By Antero Garcia 08/22/2011 - 9:50am Comments
Over the course of four days earlier this summer at a lush retreat in Seattle, I had the opportunity to write and engage with some of the most exciting teachers I’ve been able to interact with in my career. Aside from the fact that I spent most...
Website Accelerates Teacher-to-Teacher Learning
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By Antero Garcia 08/22/2011 - 9:50am Comments
Over the course of four days earlier this summer at a lush retreat in Seattle, I had the opportunity to write and engage with some of the most exciting teachers I’ve been able to interact with in my career. Aside from the fact that I spent most...
Website Accelerates Teacher-to-Teacher Learning
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By Antero Garcia 08/22/2011 - 9:50am Comments
Over the course of four days earlier this summer at a lush retreat in Seattle, I had the opportunity to write and engage with some of the most exciting teachers I’ve been able to interact with in my career. Aside from the fact that I spent most...
Website Accelerates Teacher-to-Teacher Learning
Antero Garcia Profile Picture
By Antero Garcia 08/22/2011 - 9:50am Comments
Over the course of four days earlier this summer at a lush retreat in Seattle, I had the opportunity to write and engage with some of the most exciting teachers I’ve been able to interact with in my career. Aside from the fact that I spent most...
Website Accelerates Teacher-to-Teacher Learning