Tahun 2006, seorang penulis yang tidak banyak dikenal mendadak meramaikan dunia kesusastraan. Dialah Ben Fountain. Ia menulis kumpulan cerpen yang diberinya judul Brief Encounters with Che Guevara… 582 more words
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March’s book was Malcolm Gladwell’s take on the making of success, Outliers. As described on Gladwell’s site, the general premise is that “if we want to understand how some people thrive, we should spend more time looking around them-at such things as their family, their birthplace, or even their birth date.” 490 more words
Part 1: NBCTs and Teacher Leaders: Shifting the Power Index
Last summer, cursing the nonfiction demands of the Common Core Learning Standards, as any good National Board Certified ELA teacher, I was diligently reading more nonfiction material to supplement the literature I hoped to cover. 660 more words
I would have to agree with Shirky, and Gladwell ‘to an extent’ !!!
Change was slow in the past and most times it never came, protest was met with deadly force. 849 more words
Personally, I’d have to agree with Shirky on social media. The significance of social media in rallying people together for a cause, is very important. It brings those together who may not have known others felt the same way. 201 more words