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The Digital Writing Process Dr. Carolyn , Unpacking Literacy for Today's Multimodal Society Posted 11/15/2015 7:54AM | Last Commented 11/15/2015 7:54AM One of my earliest and richest professional development activities was with the National Writing Project. As a newly certified English teacher, the NWP’s process approach to writing seemed a whirlwind: how could I help my students to see the possibilities within all the stages of pre-writing, organizing, drafting, and revision? Slowly, I came to understand the process approach to writing and became a particular fan of Donald Murray, who made visible the struggles of writers and the joy of discovery through the written word. Free Digital Magazine Software Lucidpress lets you design a magazine that will turn heads, whether it’s in digital or print format. Your magazine will look great on a computer screen or tablet, and everything you make in Lucidpress can be shared through social media with the click of a button. More Features
Do You Have a Problem With Authority When Mediating ? The Authority Problem Anyone who regularly attends mediations of civil disputes has probably has encountered one or all of the following scenarios: The lawyer for one side attends without the client. That client may or may not be available by telephone or internet to participate or to provide instructions.A nominal party attends the mediation, but that person has limited authority and can’t close any deal that his or her lawyer or the mediator might recommend.The attending party is unable to make any decision about settlement before input from non-parties who are not normally present at the mediation.
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