Adrienne Jankens

"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)

Reading Response 3

Originally posted on English 1020:
Both texts proposed a reform of our current education system that fulfills standards based on the realistic needs of students, and humanity as a whole. Postman…

September 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Response Number Three

Originally posted on hunt3rnic0le:
Notes on Macrorie  -Is it possible to ever write an entirely original work? -Will there ever be a time when we are not forced to…

September 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Reading Response 3

Originally posted on The Cooler themes are expensive:
In Macrorie’s text Macrorie seems to be pushing that when educators give learners detailed instructions for projects the learners are not able…

September 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Reflection 1

Originally posted on kristinvholtz:
English 1020 thus far, in my opinion, possess flavors of my AP Composition class that I had in high school, but with an interesting twist.  It…

September 16, 2013 · 1 Comment

Reflection 1

Originally posted on fh0263:
After an elongated process of thinking, writing, more thinking, and more writing, I finally was able to construct Project 1, a page about me.  Although it…

September 16, 2013 · Leave a comment