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)

Project 5 – Turning Mistakes Into Lessons

A thorough and interesting discussion of revising the I-Search project with some great description of features of the I-Search genre: “When revising the project I imagined myself telling a close … Continue reading

May 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

Windows of Literature

Really strong insights about reflection and learning about writing in this final reflective essay: “This repetition of thought was an indication to me that I was reaching moments in my writing were … Continue reading

May 2, 2015 · Leave a comment


Coming up this Thursday, our inaugural student writing showcase!

April 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

Midterm Reflection

Originally posted on fp1552:
Looking back to the beginning of the semester from where I am now, I realize that I have come quite a long way. Before starting the…

March 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Post 6

Originally posted on Ali Hamade:
I just want to start by saying I personally love this activity, because the clash between spoken English and written English has been my main…

February 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

About Me

Originally posted on brittanyb99:
About Me Hi I’m Brittany Bunch and I am a freshmen at Wayne State University. I’m just a girl who is continuously learning how to improve…

February 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

Reflection 2: Project 2

Originally posted on Zeinab Ayoub:
After reading my draft of my I-search paper a couple times, I was pretty content with the way it sounded. I am aware that I…

October 20, 2014 · Leave a comment