Reviewer: Elizabeth Lenaghan
6 articles
Slow Interdisciplinarity
Interdisciplinary
Abby Goode
Interdisciplinarity comes from learners — their fields, their experiences, their ways of knowing. It is a dynamic process, and it is slower than we think.
Pursuing Happiness Through Education
Higher Ed
Pearce Durst
If life inherently involves the pursuit of happiness, education should prepare students to face that overall challenge, not just the needs of a future job.
Do You Trust Your Students?
Assessment
Amy Hasinoff
Classrooms can be spaces where students are practicing self-determination rather than training to be authoritarian subjects. We first have to trust them.
A Classroom Romance
Learners
Laura Witherington
Loving my students has been the greatest pedagogical breakthrough I’ve had. Instructors must remain vulnerable to what is loveable about students.
Fandom, Feminism, and Maker Pedagogy
Academic Labor
Hannah McGregor
Maker pedagogy can be a political, and even radical, approach to learning. The best learning experiences emerge when students approach making as an exploratory and self-reflexive process that brings them into closer conversation with the concerns of the course.
Learning at the Intersections
Service Learning
Amanda Licastro
Students were writing about & for asylum seekers in a tumultuous political climate. A service learning initiative quickly became a matter of life or death.
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