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, “all educators need knowledge and tools to understand their students’ language differences and variations, address the language-related … Continue reading

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