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Ferguson Syllabus

Yesterday’s Grand Jury decision not to charge Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown is hard for me to wrap my head around. Watching the announcement last night, I felt shaken, frustrated, and afraid. 587 more words

Agency

Take5#4: Tackling Academic Reading

So – there we were W7 – and there they were, 63 first years, giving Poster Presentations to an audience of 70+ people. They had explored ‘learning spaces’ and constructed great arguments that referenced the reading (Thornburg and Giroux) and dazzled us with their Posters, their Prezis and their animations… It was thrilling… 892 more words

Education

[STRUCTURES] - KNOWERS, NOT-KNOWERS, AND PAULO FRIERE

This is one for the politics nerds, the gender buffs, the psychoanalysts and the dreamers. If you think the world is fine as it is, please stop reading. 1,614 more words

Critical Paths for Theorizing the Digital in Higher Ed

I’ve just returned from a day-long Symposium, Theorising Technology in Digital Higher Education. Sponsored by the Society for Research into Higher Education in the UK, and organized by faculty from the Education Schools of the Universities of… 353 more words

Praxis

Queer Library Alliance: Global Reflections and Imaginings CFP

International forums such as the World Pride Human Rights Conference (WPHRC) and International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans, and Intersex Association (ILGA) delve into issues of interest and concern to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer/questioning (LGBTQ) people on a global scale. 448 more words

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Here's how to sell educational snake oil

I was having so much fun with a Facebook community this afternoon that I thought some of what I was saying there bears elaborating in a blog post. 1,269 more words

Critical Pedagogy