"Good learners, like everyone else, are living, squirming, questioning, perceiving, fearing, loving, and languaging nervous systems, but they are good learners precisely because they believe and do certain things that less effective learners do not believe and do." -Postman and Weingartner (31)
Awesome details re: writing process and making decisions about the About Me page.
13 September 2013
As my first project in a college level English class, the first project was an interesting endeavor. Before English 1020, I had never even considered making a blog, so the concept was strange to say the least. Creating the about me page for said blog, was yet another concept that was relatively hard for me to grasp. I had a difficult time defining me, that part itself was an obstacle, but then taking my definition of me and connecting it to Gee’s text and my written experiences was comparable to running uphill on ice. Throughout completing Project 1, many considerations went into the final copy, such as how exactly I should go about completing this beast of a task, how I could then weave the genre conventions of an about me page into this plan, and finally, which…
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