Literacies not Content

Note: This post is part of the LCC Literacy and Education Faculty Learning Community discussions. I just had an A-HA! moment.  We've been talking about literacies - plural, vernacular and formal, and learning.  Leslie's been telling me "literacy IS learning" and that's been stuck in my brain for a couple of weeks now and I'm … Continue reading Literacies not Content

Orality, Literacy, and the Education Commons

Note: This post is my reactions to the assigned readings in the LCC Literacy and Education Faculty Learning Community this week. I've always felt myself a stranger in a strange land academically. I've been intimidated by the thought of academic writing. Writing is so, so central to academia and I've thought or seen myself as … Continue reading Orality, Literacy, and the Education Commons