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Journey of Rediscovery: Less Control for More Learning
(Virginia Tech, 2000-05-09)
Good student evaluations are not always the measure of a successful class, and in spite of my consistently high student evaluations, I knew something had been lost in my classes. In an effort to revitalize my teaching, to ...
Charlotte Mason: An Introductory Analysis of Her Educational Theories and Practices
(Virginia Tech, 2000-04-12)
This study has two goals. One is to begin to explicate the educational theories and practices of Charlotte Mason and the other is to determine whether or not her educational theories and practices are still useful in a ...
The Story of NADSA (The National Association of Dramatic and Speech Arts, Inc.)
(Virginia Tech, 2000-06-20)
As the 25th president of the National Association of Dramatic and Speech Arts, Inc. (NADSA), it was my goal to develop a plan of action for NADSA in the 21st century. Not only is my responsibility to continue the legacy ...
Troubling Literacy in the "Contact Zone" of a Rural High School English Class
(Virginia Tech, 2000-11-10)
This dissertation examines how multiple, hybridized literacy practices exist in the "contact zone" of the classroom, a "social space where cultures meet, clash, and grapple, with each other, often in contexts of highly ...