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My Summer Institute Reflection

July 18 Summer Institute Reflection: This morning on my drive into class, I heard a recording of Robin Roberts, anchor of Good Morning America.  She apparently underwent a bone marrow transplant last fall and has stayed incredibly emotionally strong through … Continue reading

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Action Research

Action research sounds like something that should be on radio news.  I’d probably guess that teaching writing and giving valuable feedback would be my area of study.  After 24 years, I still don’t know if I am doing it “right” … Continue reading

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My Math Anxiety

Math Anxiety For me, math anxiety is a real thing.  How is it that I, who hasn’t had a math class in 27 years, still has math anxiety.  I actually have a recurring “nightmare” that I am in a college … Continue reading

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My People

Today, our writing prompt was about our “go-to” person “professionally speaking.” My person:  My intellectual person I don’t think I have one person.  There are a handful at work that I call upon.  Becky, Donna, Doug, Dave, and Erica are … Continue reading

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50-Word Saga

Getting to know your peers via the 50 Word Saga Due: Monday, July 15, 2013 at 1:59 pm 50 Word Sagas Tell us about yourself in EXACTLY 50 words. (It’s not easy.) Use your words carefully and respectfully. Don’t bother … Continue reading

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Evidence of Drafting/Revising

One of the requirements of LMWP is evidence of drafting/revision.  I did not save my writings in different stages, but I did use Google Docs, so my history is available.  Here are three of my pieces you can see evidence … Continue reading

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