Google+ Community

We will our work in a Google+ Community. We will upload images, respond to each other’s ideas, and share links and discussions here.

Calendar

Course calendar can be found above and HERE.

Take Survey: Options for Reflection

Take Survey: Options for Reflection

Hey everyone! Here is a link to a survey to let me know what you’re considering for your final assignment. PLEASE fill this out by Dec 3. Options below: Option 1: Reflective Essay Think of this reflection as a kind of manifesto, answering “this is what I believe about literacy learning and teaching…at this moment.” I invite you to …

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Week 6 Things

Week 6 Things

Howdy everyone, We have a lot going on in this week: Reading and discussing Baron’s “From Pencils to Pixels…” (please post a question/passage before class in your group’s shared Google Doc per usual) Watching and reading some things together in class. Thinking about new literacies Doing some synthesis work with Szwed, Williams, Brandt, Baron…asking: what do you know about …

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Featured Blogger: Sabrina Arredondo

Featured Blogger: Sabrina Arredondo

In Deborah Brandt’s, “Sponsors of literacy,” she discusses the role that “sponsors” play in an individual’s literacy learning process. This relationship between sponsor and sponsored is explained as someone/something that facilitates an individual’s literacy while gaining something in return. The sponsor sets either the restrictions or liberties for accessing literacy and also provides motivation for …

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