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Creating a Digital Poem: Thoughts on Process

What does your Facebook news feed look like? If yours is anything like mine, it's full of text--but not the kind we typically value most in schools. Sure, there's written text. But we'd be hard-pressed to find a news feed that doesn't also have images, videos, and links to other web content. Am I right?… Continue reading Creating a Digital Poem: Thoughts on Process

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Digital Poem: Georgia Heard’s “Straight Line”

Hi everyone, I was asked to digitize a poem as part of a UNH course I am taking this semester on integrating technology and "new" media into the language arts classroom. I chose to digitize Georgia Heard's poem "Straight Line," as it is one that is near and dear to my heart. I would definitely… Continue reading Digital Poem: Georgia Heard’s “Straight Line”