Facilitating versus directing

I appreciated the fine distinctions Straub was making in the reading this week, and the way things were set up as a continuum, rather than yet another dualism.  Sometimes students need more direction, but mostly they need facilitation, and help clarifying their blind spots for readers--which is not unique to students, but writers as a… Continue reading Facilitating versus directing


Unusual blog day

Technically we're working hard & hardly working today (more of the former than the latter, obviously), but I wanted to explore some of my ideas and thoughts here.  And I wanted to write on a different wordpress blog, but that one is definitely more geek than school, and this is school time, so....yeah. I'm pretty… Continue reading Unusual blog day