Instructor interview for Place-Based WAC/WID writing instruction in Indo-Pacific Languages, clip 15 of 16

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2015
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Place-based WAC/WID Hui
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Brief excerpt from interview: During the Reagan period, they did a study of nations at risk. The study showed that students were just not writing; that they had very poor writing skills. Plane loads of teachers were going down to New Zealand, to see how New Zealand was doing the writing and reading.
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This item includes a segment of an an instructor interview in a Writing Intensive course in Indo-Pacific Languages at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa. The interview was conducted in 2013 and in this clip the interviewee is explaining the concept of nations at risk.
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place-based writing, writing across the curriculum, writing in the disciplines, Writing Intensive courses, scholarship of teaching and learning, writing pedagogy, general education requirements, challenge/solution, kind of learning, educational context, nation at risk, writing literary criticism
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Simanu-Klutz, Fata. 'Instructor interview for Place-Based WAC/WID writing instruction in Indo-Pacific Languages, clip 15 of 16.' Interview with Jim Henry and Dawne Bost. Scholarspace. Sep. 2015. Web.
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