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Civility, Social Justice, Empathy & Social Networking in the 21st Century Classroom

Teacher Beth Sanders (front/ctr) and her iCitizens<p>What do citizenship, social justice, empathy, social networking and a high school classroom have to …

“Did you ever feel like giving up?” and More Student Questions for SNCC Veteran | Zinn Education Project

Dorie Ladner “visits” Birmingham classroom.<p>On the morning of May 6, 2014, a webcam connected budding student activists and their teacher, Beth …

"Student-As-Consumer" Metaphor

The metaphor of student as consumer has become more than common in the public discourse of higher education in North America and Europe; it has …

Students

Why Students Should Blog – My Top 10

<i>Image: Kristina B</i><p>I have written about it before, I will write about it again I am sure, so here is why students should blog:<p><b>They have an actual</b> …

Critical Media Pedagogy

“In this important new book the authors present a compelling case for broadening the way we think about literacy in relation to the ‘new media.’ …

PraxisWiki | HomePage

<i>Kairos</i> PraxisWiki<p>PraxisWiki is a section of Kairos: A Journal of Rhetoric, Technology, and Pedagogy that publishes webtexts exploring the …

Education Technology

NCTE Position Statement on Machine Scoring - NCTE

Machine Scoring Fails the TestApproved by the NCTE Executive Committee, April 2013<p>[A] computer could not measure accuracy, reasoning, adequacy of …

transnational literate lives in digital times: introduction 5

<b>INTRODUCTION: Overview of Chapters</b><p>Each of the chapters that follow presents stories from the lives of participants, while the introduction and …

Humanities

Technology, Addiction, and the Myth of Digital Natives in danah boyd’s It’s Complicated

Race, Rhetoric, and Technology: Searching for Higher Ground

Recently, I read Adam Banks’s <i>Race, Rhetoric, and Technology: Searching for Higher Ground.</i> According to Banks, this book’s project is not to answer …