bookmarks for December 8th, 2010 through December 9th, 2010

  • Christine Brandel: First Year Composition in Twenty Tweets – Three notes: 1. These tweets aren't teaching; they are a teacher asserting her authority. Looks like teaching, but it isn't. 2. They aren't very good tweets. There's nothing memorable in them, nor concision, just reduction to the simplistic. 3. They sanction a misunderstanding of writing, and of teaching and learning. In a tweet, they fail to enact what they assert. And a comment: What do you do the second day of class?  – (teaching twitter nonteaching )
  • 500 Internal Server Error – 500 Internal Server Error – (none)