Friday, September 21, 2007

More Professors Blogging at Wesleyan

One professor says, "I decided to blog so that students would have an opportunity to write in any voice they choose about the work of the course, be heard but not be graded or judged, and maybe they would like their writing better and be bolder in their class work," said Claire Potter, associate professor of History and American Studies. "I also wanted to give people who don't like to talk in class a forum where they could share their thoughts with others without suffering the social anxiety that is often associated with talking in front of 80 people." Read the article.

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