Students Name Professors Name Course Date Tell us about a time you realized that language has power. Or explain why you think language is or is not a powerful tool. The time that I realized language has power was 7.58 minutes. Language is powerful tool because language plays an important role in communicating with individuals. well as sharply observant but he was capable of communicating and she felt obligated to bring him to an understanding of words. This relates to CCCCs statement that it encouraged teachers to have experiences as well as proper training to enable them to respect diversity and also uphold the rights of students to their dialects.
After reading the CCCCs statement you only need to read one paragraph: the paragraph on page one from a group of English composition professors in 1972. It begins with “We affirm…”
www.ncte.org (Links to an external site.)
and listening to the first 11:30 of Radiolab’s “Words,”
(Links to an external site.)www.radiolab.org
Links to an external site.
Part 1 due Tuesday, 2/6, end of day: Write a response to these two questions. Each response should be at least one paragraph in length. Be sure to fully explain why you think/feel the way you do.
Tell us about a time you realized that language has power. Or, explain why you think language is or is not a powerful tool.
What was the most interesting part of the first 11.5 minutes of this podcast? How do you think it relates to the CCCCs statement?