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Reading _Paying the Price_: a plan

Now that the book club has a new title to read – Sara Goldrick-Rab’s Paying the Price – how shall we go about reading and discussing it? Over the years my practice has been to publish a plan on this blog, … Continue reading

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Our next book club reading: Paying the Price, by Sara Goldrick-Rab

What’s next for our online book club? After much discussion and many responses following my query, I have decided on… Sara Goldrick-Rab, Paying the Price: College Costs, Financial Aid, and the Betrayal of the American Dream (publisher; Amazon).  This is a … Continue reading

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What should the online book club read next?

As 2017 dawns, our thoughts naturally turn to… our book club, and reading together! During the end of 2016 we read We Make the Road by Walking, a major and inspiring work on education.  Readers commented in response to blog posts … Continue reading

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Reading Horton and Freire into 2017

Our reading of We Make the Road By Walking continues in the new year.  Different people have been posting about their progress at their own pace, sharing reflections for the general conversation. (You can read previous blog posts and comments discussing … Continue reading

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A look back along the _Road_: people’s work and Bryan’s antiauthoritarianism

Over the past month we’ve been reading We Make the Road By Walking.  A bunch of us have been discussing it through blog posts here, on other folks’ blogs, on Twitter, through Google Docs, hacked images, data visualizations, and a … Continue reading

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We Make the Road by Walking: chapters 5 and 6

Welcome to our book club’s ongoing reading of We Make the Road by Walking.  In this post we can discuss chapters 5 (“Education and Social Change”) and 6 (“Reflections”).  Here I’ll offer a summary of the reading, followed by links to … Continue reading

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We Make the Road by Walking: chapter 4, “Educational Practice”

Welcome to our book club’s ongoing reading of We Make the Road by Walking.  In this post we can discuss chapter 4, “Educational Practice”.  Here I’ll offer a summary of the reading, followed by some reflections and discussion questions. I’m also … Continue reading

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