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The big switch to digital is on

Texas announced a massive English adoption of Pearson products–both print and digital.  Pearson has been making a huge investment in curriculum development by making new Scott Foresman and Prentice Hall material available in both print and digital formats.  It’s a big switch from the old days (like a year…

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Lit Instructor, Stafford

In The Courage To Teach, Parker Palmer uses this Bill Stafford (former poet laureate of Oregon) poem to open a chapter titled A Culture of Fear. Lit Instructor Day after day up there beating my wings with all of the softness truth requires…

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Rilke (and Palmer) on teaching

Ah, Not to be Cut Off Ah, not to be cut off, not through the slightest partition shut out from the law of the stars. The inner—what is it? if not…