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Curriculum Development: Reflecting on a Whirlwind Year

Friends,

I hope this post finds you well and, if you’re a teacher like a me, ready for summer to arrive. Even if you’re not a teacher, I’m sure you’re anticipating summer anyway. 786 more words

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Los Angeles, CA: Dance Preservation and Digitization Project Librarian, University of Southern California

This is a 2.5-year grant-funded position. In coordination with USC’s Office of the General Counsel, the DPDP project librarian will clear and document all rights for DPDP content, including subsidiary rights; communicate with contributing organizations to gather additional documentation of subsidiary rights; assist with planning and visioning activities for the DPDP; engage donors of materials and institutions that presently access the resource following USC Libraries protocols; and assist with metadata creation and provide training to DHC members.

Link to job posting.

IELTS Academic Task 1 Correction: Factors Affecting Work Performance.

The bar chart below shows the results of a survey conducted by a personnel department at a major company. The survey was carried out on two groups of workers: those aged from 18-30 and those aged 45-60, and shows factors affecting their work performance. 499 more words

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Life, Death, Grief: A New Materialist Reading of Lucretius

But that the dread of something after death

(The undiscovered country from whose bourn

No traveler returns) puzzles the will

And makes us rather bear those ills we have… 1,724 more words

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The Amateur and The Scholar: Re-thinking England’s Oldest Mystery

In the preface of his seductively titled The Hollow Crowns: A History of the Battles of the Wars of the Roses, Geoffrey Richardson confides two revelations that came to him in the course of analyzing the military aspects of each battle in the Wars of the Roses. 1,484 more words

Providence, RI: Research & Instruction Librarian, Rhode Island School of Art and Design

In this entry-level position, the Librarian will work with a community of librarians to engage in research, reference, collection development, and instruction. We are seeking a colleague who has demonstrated (in scholarship, community engagement, education, or practice) creativity and curiosity within the field of librarianship. 52 more words

Grade 10 Book List (Graphic Novels)

Graphic Novels…

have a place in the English Classroom.  When focusing on key literacy skills it doesn’t matter what sort of text students engage with.  Few teachers refuse to teach short stories because they’re “not real books” and yet that stigma exists when it comes to graphic novels. 110 more words

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