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Annotated Bibliography #2: Rubrics

Annotated Bib. #2 Wilson, Maja. (2006). Rethinking Rubrics in Writing Assessment. Portsmouth, NH:      Heinemann. Wilson, a high school English teacher from Ludington, Michigan, calls rubrics the “sacred cow of writing assessment” (3).  Ideally, rubrics promise teachers time saving, … Continue reading

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Marathon Writing: #3 At Indian Burial Mounds

Things I know about: I know about church, well at least the Bible and Baptist kind. As my pastor says, I was carried to church, and then dragged to church, and finally I came on my own accord. In some … Continue reading

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Marathon Writing: #2 at the Public Library

Writing Marathon #2 Like Colleen, my family did and does not value reading like I do. It is interesting to me that my parents produced two teachers. Growing up reading was seen as being lazy. There was always work to … Continue reading

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