Sherri Winans
Whatcom Community College
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What essays give you is a mind at work.  If you don't feel the presence of a mind at work, then you're just getting prefabricated assertions.
                                                                 
--Robert Atwan

English 100
The Moodle
Essays by students in the class
WCC's Online Writing Center

Internet Links
About Mike Rose from UCLA's Graduate School of Education and Information Studies

Ted Sizer from Wikipedia
Theodore Sizer from The Coalition of Essential Schools, includes interviews and speeches
Public School Goals from Washington State's Superintendent of Public Instruction

Standards and Frameworks from the California Department of Education
Goals for First-Year College Writing Classes from the Council of Writing Program Administrators (everybody's got goals)

About Howard Gardner from Harvard School of Education's Project Zero
Howard Gardner and Multiple Intelligences from Mark Smith and a group called infed.org
Multiple Intelligences, with charts and details from businessballs.com

Mel Levine: Teaching All Kinds of Minds a report from National Public Radio

National Design Triennial: Design Culture Now from the Smithsonian, Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum (go to "Past Exhibitions" and look for this one)
Industrial Designers Society of America

About Sebastian Junger, author of "Joy of Danger"
NPR Interview Sebastian Junger interview on National Public Radio
Stephen King.com

 

 

Funded through the U.S. Dept. of Education, Title III Grant PO31A980143
Sherri Winans, Whatcom Community College, Bellingham, WA
1999-2015