This article in the Akron Beacon Journal profiles a grant project, called “College Today” that will bring me and a team of educators to Ellet and Firestone High this fall. We will be working with 80 juniors to provide them with college-level English and math coursework so that they can potentially get done with their freshman-level college-level coursework before graduating from high school.
Save the dates for our “New Literacies in Practice” course at Kent State University this summer, the week of July 13, 2015!CI6_87517_Flyer 2015
I’m proud to have been asked to write a chapter for this new anthology, Imagine It Better, published by Heinemann, of essays envisioning what schools could be. Some of the contributors include Noam Chomsky, Andy Hargreaves, Sonia Nieto, Marc Prensky, and Peter Johnston.