Archive for: education

Avengers Assemble! The American Novel Since 1950

How choosing novels is like choosing superheroes.

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School for Superheroes

Why superheroes? An answer and a syllabus.

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Teaching Zombies

Defining literary fiction; character over plot

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Don’t Post So Close To Me

The regulation of teachers’ use of social media.

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Loss of Interface: Teaching Cartoons Without Form

On failing to teach comics.

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No Place for Children

Schools should not be prisons. Surely that shouldn’t be controversial. And yet, controversial it is.

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With Liberty and Report Cards for All

In America today, the emotion most associated with children is not love or tenderness, but righteous indignation.

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