Mary Jacob

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A MOOC Mystery: Where Do Online Students Go?

What if, as a novice teacher or professor, you began a course and the entire class decided to leave—either from apathy or boredom or the popular student conviction that whatever is not a part of the lesson is inherently more interesting than what is? That old educator’s nightmare is now a digital …

Meet Oppia, Google’s New Open Source Project That Allows Anyone To Create An Interactive Learning Experience

Google has become an increasingly active participant in the world of education, particularly when it comes to exploring the role technology can play in re-imagining the way we learn. With Google Play for Education, Android and Play-powered Samsung tablets for the classroom and its work with MOOCs …

The Lyric Writer's Workroom - Songwriting tips, techniques, and ideas

Main Content<p>Verse One Read all day in the shade of the weeping willow; skin your knees on the bark of the apple tree. Run to the swing where your …

Songwriting

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Derridaist reading and the patriarchial paradigm of reality<p>Henry A. T. Abian<p><i>Department of Politics, University of Massachusetts, Amherst</i><p>1. Debordist …

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How computer-generated fake papers are flooding academia

Like all the best hoaxes, there was a serious point to be made. Three MIT graduate students wanted to expose how dodgy scientific conferences pestered researchers for papers, and accepted any old rubbish sent in, knowing that academics would stump up the hefty, till-ringing registration fees.<p>It …

The international poetry magazine

The Summer 2018 issue features new poems from <b>Alice Notley</b>, described by the Poetry Foundation as ‘one of America’s greatest living poets’, alongside …

Literature

Poetry, Critical Features and Reviews

Poetry Wales Spring 2018 – 53.3<p>Poetry in Expanded Translation – an update, by Zoë Skoulding Features: Poetry in Expanded Translation: Zoë Skoulding, …

National Poetry Library

The walls are very thin up here, sky, birds -<p>I'd grab if I could their Norfolk idiom<p>stuff it in my pocket to trickle out<p>and listen in. The sun floods …

The Saturday poem

by Amaan Hyder<p>Published: 6:00 AM<p>by David Hare. An exclusive poem to mark his 70th birthday<p>Published: 6:00 AM<p>by Yevgeny Yevtushenko 1932-2017,by Yevgeny Yevtushenko 1932-2017, translated by Boris Dralyuk translated by Boris Dralyuk<p>Published: 6:21 AM<p>by Colette Bryce<p>Published: 6:00 AM<p>by Hollie McNish, …

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Teens

What apps can help you study? – readers' tips

It's well known that access to technology doesn't always help you study: many a student has grappled against the lure of Facebook and Reddit. But having a phone or laptop at your finger tips can actually help you become a more disciplined student.<p>From apps like Evernote, which help you to organise …

How To Revise Your Novel At A Glance | WTD

So you’ve written a novel?<p>You should be thrilled, but you’re filled with dread.<p>Because you need to revise your novel.<p>Revising a novel looms large …

Writing

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Three-Minute Fiction : NPR

Paris Review Daily - Blog, Writers, Poets, Artists - Paris Review

The devil truly is in the details when it comes to Thomas Bayrle, whose first solo survey in New York, “Playtime,” opened in June at the New Museum. His paintings are hypnotic. Large images are made up of tinier and tinier versions of the same image, demonstrating a Pointillism all his own. The …

Literature

Latest UK news | The Guardian

Culture<p>Students replace poem If by ‘well-known racist’ with Maya Angelou’s Still I Rise<p>US media company’s move will make Rupert Murdoch’s bid to take full control more difficult<p>Norman Foster’s £1bn Bloomberg HQ takes on a rammed-earth cemetery and the magical Tate St Ives extension, in a shortlist …

Media Industry

Latest news from around the world | The Guardian

Spotlight<p>On a planet of billions, nine people represent the minority battling murder in the global corruption of land rights<p>Opinion & analysis<p>Put aside unborn children for a moment – let’s talk about the children already here whom Republicans have abandoned<p>We started with political chat, visited …

Land Rights

News, sport and opinion from the Guardian's UK edition | The Guardian

Podcast<p>Max and co discuss France’s World Cup final triumph, another penalty, another controversial VAR incident, the tournament’s highs and lows and players taking shots to the conkers<p>More Podcast<p>The US president’s attempt to claim he misspoke in front of Putin offers a handy precedent for …

Emmanuel Macron

Poetry Wales

Posted on: 14 May 2018 | <i>Uncategorized</i> |<p>With her recent collection Girls Coming Out of the Woods (Bloodaxe, 2018) selected as one of the Poetry Book …

Literature

Poetry, Critical Features and Reviews

Poetry Wales Spring 2018 – 53.3<p>Poetry in Expanded Translation – an update, by Zoë Skoulding Features: Poetry in Expanded Translation: Zoë Skoulding, …