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How #Genre “Squeezes” The Life Out Of A Hybrid, Multi-Genre Text #asmsg #t4us #4ftm

Recent book reviews show book reviewers using genre specific conventions and expectations nonjudiciously for multi-genre, nonconventional texts. The overuse of the genre lens to judge hybrid, genre-crossing texts and general fiction can often lead to a frustrating reading experience. This … Continue reading

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Hypocrisy in the Profession of Education by Tom Whitby

Hypocrisy in the Profession of Education June 12, 2012 by tomwhitby http://tomwhitby.wordpress.com/2012/06/12/hypocrisy-in-the-profession-of-education/ Whenever I think of a teacher, I also think of a scholar. It has always been apparent to me that if one is to be an effective teacher, … Continue reading

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E Pluribus Unum – Out of Many, One: President Obama Calls for Immigration Reform

President Obama: We need an immigration system that reflects our values as a nation of laws and a nation of immigrants—and Washington won’t act unless we lead. Watch the President’s speech—and add your name to his call for reform. I … Continue reading

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