|Student Press Initiative: Teaching and Learning Through Publication|
Uploaded by: Skye MacLeod
Pockets: EdLab, PocketKnowledge on iTunes, The EdLab Channel
Tags: edlab channel, edlab seminar
Description/Abstract: In this talk Student Press Initiative (SPI) educators discuss the power of classroom publication, and how curriculum-based publishing projects help student-writers develop skills and confidence while simultaneously working to accomplish a teacherís curricular goals and objectives. Various projects arehighlighted including the Rikers Island Oral History Project and "Illuminating Chaucer", a Canterbury Tales inspired hip-hop project.