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Learning the Landscape

Mary Claggett , Louann Reid , Ruth Vinz

Pub Date: 11/18/1996
Product Type: Paperback
Grade: 9th - 12th

Learning the Landscape is based on two self evident premises: that writing and reading are interactive processes that when combined in meaningful ways generate the most powerful learning experiences the classroom can provide; and that a major part of such learning comes from students discovering the uniqueness and validity of their... more

Recasting the Text

Mary Claggett , Louann Reid , Ruth Vinz

Pub Date: 11/18/1996
Product Type: Paperback
Grade: 9th - 12th

Recasting the Text, a companion volume to Learning the Landscape, provides activities that help students explore multiple ways of reading and re-creating a text in various forms. Examining the concept and uses of intertextuality among works from diverse times, places, and peoples, students see how individuals re-read and re-see human... more

Composing a Teaching Life

Ruth Vinz

Pub Date: 2/26/1996
Product Type: Paperback
Grade: 7th - 12th

In efforts to reform English education, little attention is given to English teachers' conceptual understanding of their work; the focus instead is on their actions and whether or not those actions lead to effective instruction. With Composing a Teaching Life, Ruth Vinz digs deeper. She refines her ways of remembering and telling... more

Awards for Ruth'S Work:

NCTE Richard A. Meade Award
We're pleased to announce that Ruth Vinz won the NCTE Richard A. Meade Award for the book: "Composing a Teaching Life"