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New book chapter with Dr. Laura Sparks

Excited to be part of a new edited collection from Drs. McCabe and Juszkiewicz with my dear friend and colleague Laura Sparks. Chapter 6: “On Non-scalability and Transformative Relationships in the First-Year Composition ‘Jumbo.’” Excerpt: This chapter first offers a brief overview of the Jumbo design, then takes up Anna Tsing’s work on “nonscalability” to…

OkayestMoms Podcast: Raising Readers

Thank you to Brittany and Heather at #okayestmomspodcast for inviting me to a conversation about support for reading and readers. We had so much fun talking about books, literacies, and support for reluctant readers. You can listen–and find links to the resources we discuss–on their site or anywhere you listen to podcasts: Spotify link…

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edmoves podcast: Kim Jaxon and The Next Right Thing

Thank you so much Dr. Serena Hicks for inviting me to join the #edmoves podcast! Listen to our conversation about course design and the role of technology in the now times. We do a lot of unpacking of the blog I wrote at the beginning of the semester too. Appreciate the opportunity to think through…

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NWP CoLab: Designing for Connection and Community in the Online Writing Classroom

Grateful for the conversation we shared about building community in online classrooms led by Elyse Eidman-Aadahl, Director of the National Writing Project, with Dr. Anna Smith from Illinois State University and Michigan teacher Matthew Johnson. You can find resources we shared here as well: