Monthly Archives: January 2013

Why are educators petrified to assign complex text?

At first, I was afraid, I was petrified Kept thinking, I could never live without you by my side But then I spent so many nights thinking, how you did me wrong And I grew strong and I learned how … Continue reading

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Linguistics anyone?

I am currently reading a book entitled, Understanding English Language Variation in U.S. Schools by Drs. Hudley and Mallinson (2011). They submitted that, โ€œall educators need knowledge and tools to understand their studentsโ€™ language differences and variations, address the language-related … Continue reading

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