08 October 2009

Linkage, Volume 83

What the Kids Are Eating
"Three-star chef hits the school cafeteria"
via Serious Eats

New Literacy
young people are writing more than ever, but most of it is informal
"...technology isn't killing our ability to write. It's reviving it—and pushing our literacy in bold new directions."
via Miss Cellania

Neil Armstrong
parent-teacher group recommended removing him from Texas textbooks "because he was not
a scientist." He was an engineer.
via Plime

Tuscan Kale
how Michelle Obama shops for produce
via Plime

Unruly Children
even God had trouble raising them
via Miss Cellania

1 comment:

  1. The New Literacy article was fascinating to me after working in a college writing center for the past couple of years. I love Andrea Lunsford's work, but I never dreamed I would hear her in praise of text-speak. gr8!


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