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Why writing books makes us better teachers: A post for professors

Why writing books makes us better teachers: A post for professors | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Guest post by Lawrence A. Peskin What is the connection between writing and teaching? That’s a question that I get asked all the time as an academic historian. Up until recently I would have ...
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Reinventing a Language Arts Classroom: Wake Up, Chuck

Reinventing a Language Arts Classroom: Wake Up, Chuck | Human Writes | Scoop.it
8th grade language arts teacher stocks her future classroom one piece at a time... with a little help from her friends. ... National Endowment for t... ► January (3). Missing Pieces · Blackout Poetry · Feel Good Art.
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Shadow puppets bring poetry to life - The Brown Daily Herald

Shadow puppets bring poetry to lifeThe Brown Daily HeraldPoet Zachary Schomburg watched his poems travel from the page to the screen Sunday night in the form of the fringe-media format of shadow puppetry.
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Shadow puppets bring poetry to life - The Brown Daily Herald

Shadow puppets bring poetry to lifeThe Brown Daily HeraldBy Michael Weinstein Poet Zachary Schomburg watched his poems travel from the page to the screen Sunday night in the form of the fringe-media format of shadow puppetry.
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The View From AWP Chicago: Writer-Con 2012 - Huffington Post (blog)

The View From AWP Chicago: Writer-Con 2012 - Huffington Post (blog) | Human Writes | Scoop.it
The View From AWP Chicago: Writer-Con 2012Huffington Post (blog)The start of a three-day conversation that happens every spring when the Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP) convenes its national conference.
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There’s a Time for Tmesis

There’s a Time for Tmesis | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Tmesis is a linguistic device in which a word or phrase interrupts another word or phrase.
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5 Ways to Get Noticed and Earn a Full-Time Writing Job

5 Ways to Get Noticed and Earn a Full-Time Writing Job | Human Writes | Scoop.it
5 Ways to Get Noticed and Find a Full-Time Writing Job http://t.co/Jow9Yvbw via @rsguthrie...
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Arts Education Vital - Yankton Daily Press

Arts Education VitalYankton Daily PressArts education in the public school system is often an easy target for cuts, but when the advantages of arts education are considered, the need for these programs becomes immediate.
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Artist, musician awarded arts council grants - Carroll County Times

Artist, musician awarded arts council grants - Carroll County Times | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Artist, musician awarded arts council grantsCarroll County TimesBlues musician Christopher James and photographer Ken Girardini are among 100 Maryland artists from 15 counties who will be awarded grants from the Maryland State Arts Council.
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Poet drops 'heavy' poems for public - The Daily Cougar

Poet drops 'heavy' poems for public - The Daily Cougar | Human Writes | Scoop.it
The Daily CougarPoet drops 'heavy' poems for publicThe Daily CougarBy Jed Ocot UH alumnus and poet Ryler Dustin shared his work at the Public Poetry event on Saturday. The event also featured Hayan Charara, Marcell Murphy and Susan Wood.
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Students from across the state compete in Poetry competition

Students from across the state compete in Poetry competition (Students from across the state compete in Poetry competition: CHEYENNE -- Eleven nervous face...)...
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Aboriginal artists shine at the VAG

Aboriginal artists shine at the VAG | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Beat Nation brings together young First Nations artists, hiphop, and urban culture for a unique exhibition (Aboriginal artists shine at the VAG http://t.co/Q2JUpKwa...)...
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Public Dialogue and Deliberation: A Communication Perspective for ...

Public Dialogue and Deliberation: A Communication Perspective for ... | Human Writes | Scoop.it
How can dialogue be conceptualized and distinguished from other forms of communication? On what assumptions is it based? How is communication understood? What does it take to facilitate it? What kinds of processes ...
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Central High students think, write and perform at poetry slam - Louisville Courier-Journal

Central High students think, write and perform at poetry slam - Louisville Courier-Journal | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Central High students think, write and perform at poetry slamLouisville Courier-JournalShalonte' Branham performs with original poetry at the Something to Say Poetry Slam at Central High School. Feb. 23, 2012.
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No longer isolated, deaf immigrant students at Horace Mann School learn to ... - Boston Globe

No longer isolated, deaf immigrant students at Horace Mann School learn to ... - Boston Globe | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Boston GlobeNo longer isolated, deaf immigrant students at Horace Mann School learn to ...Boston GlobeBut the lack of communication is profound and extreme, and they feel very cut off.'' Students in the school's program - officially called Language...
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Listen to the Poet - AllAfrica.com

Listen to the Poet - AllAfrica.com | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Listen to the PoetAllAfrica.comPoetry is back in fashion. The collection which Wellingtone Kusema entered for the National Arts Merit Awards won first prize in one of the categories for literature.
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Solano student art sought for competition - TheReporter.com

Solano student art sought for competition - TheReporter.com | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Solano student art sought for competitionTheReporter.comCongressman George Miller, D-Solano, is accepting entries for the 2012 Congressional Arts Contest for California's 7th Congressional District .
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At just 16, Daraja Hinds is two-time state poetry champ - Valley Breeze

At just 16, Daraja Hinds is two-time state poetry champ - Valley Breeze | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Valley BreezeAt just 16, Daraja Hinds is two-time state poetry champValley BreezeBy ETHAN SHOREY, Valley Breeze Staff Writer PAWTUCKET - Few can say they've won back-to-back anything at this point in their lives, but Jackie Walsh School senior...
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Writing Newsletters - How To Be Creative When Newsletter Writing

Don’t be fooled by what some people say. You know the sort of thing, “You’ve got a job for life here, kid”. This is total pap! You could lose the...
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Fatal Mistakes To Avoid When Writing A Business Plan

Fatal Mistakes To Avoid When Writing A Business Plan (Fatal Mistakes To Avoid When Writing A Business Plan dSB: .pFg http://t.co/ouGmwYMO...)...
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Speech Room News: Parent Communication Ideas

Speech Room News: Parent Communication Ideas | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Parent communication is such an important part of therapy. When you work in a clinic and get the opportunity to be see parents each week, communicating strategies and therapy ideas is relatively easy.
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Filipino poet receives SEA Write Award - ABS CBN News

Filipino poet receives SEA Write Award - ABS CBN News | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Filipino poet receives SEA Write AwardABS CBN NewsMANILA, Philippines - Filipino poet Romulo Baquiran Jr.
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Student Art exhibit winners announced - Gadsden Times

Student Art exhibit winners announced - Gadsden Times | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Student Art exhibit winners announcedGadsden TimesThe Gadsden Museum of Art and History has announced the winners of its annual Student Art Exhibit.
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In Honor of June Jordan, Poetry Will Occupy the Nation’s Capital : Ms Magazine Blog

In Honor of June Jordan, Poetry Will Occupy the Nation’s Capital : Ms Magazine Blog | Human Writes | Scoop.it
RT @msmagazine: Poets to Occupy DC in June Jordan's Honor http://t.co/nUMvqeKq #Occupy #splitfest2012...
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All I Want For Christmas Is A Dukla Prague Away Kit – Subbuteo Club Edition review

All I Want For Christmas Is A Dukla Prague Away Kit – Subbuteo Club Edition review | Human Writes | Scoop.it
When I was a kid, I lived in a place called Harrow, in north-west London. Actually, my family moved around a lot, but we were always in or around there. Saturdays were spent in the town, wandering ...
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