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Karen Fasimpaur

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I am Karen. I live on the AZ/NM border in a very remote place. I work in several online community spaces. I am also a writer, a carpenter, and a food grower.

 

My Journal - Youth Voices Summer 2013

Posts by Karen Fasimpaur

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Managing the digital flow | We're going to go ahead and turn a question that Amal had into a task. In an email to the group he wrote: I'm interested in discussing with everyone ideas for setting up a gradebook around YV... Added on Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 16:50, with
Thoughts about "Be you" | To "be you" is find your own space of permission. When we make these video-, audio-, or written journals, we're playacting or experimenting with the invisible parts of a healthy, self-directed... Added on Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 16:47, with
An inductive introduction to Youth Voices | Let's use the most common activity on Youth Voices -- commenting on discussions -- to get to know the site more when each of us report back what we've found there. This is a great way to start, for... Added on Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 16:43, with
Setting up a profile on Youth Voices | The first three things you might ask students to do after you have registered them and added them as members is to write a few paragraphs about themselves, make a list of 10 questions about self and... Added on Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 16:36, with
Setting up a school page | This is a bit more of a pain that it should be, but the results are worth the effort! This gives you one easy way to see all your students' pages. Also, sometime after your students have started... Added on Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 16:09, with
Registering students and adding them as members | First thing, of course, is that you have to register. Then let us know that you want to add students by emailing allisonpr@gmail.com or Post a comment here. We'll give you access to Admin pages... Added on Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 15:53, with
Cross-classroom collaboration opportunities | Youth Voices is all about collaborating with others, and some teachers have structured collaborations between their classrooms and others. This can take the form of a cross-classroom hangout, which... Added on Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 15:48, with 1 comment(s)
New or returning to Youth Voices? What's exciting, worrying, delighting, or frustrating you? | Please use this space to talk about your teaching and your students. Where is the fit between your students' learning and Youth Voices? What have you noticed? What are you dreaming to make happen?... Added on Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 15:41, with
Help for teachers using Youth Voices | This is a collection of resources for teachers who are using Youth Voices with students. Discussion spaces New or returning to Youth Voices? What's exciting, worrying, delighting, or frustrating... Added on Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 15:30, with
The power of sharing student work | Toward the end of last night's Teachers Teaching Teachers (Listen to 1:07:04 to 1:15:27), we talked a bit about sharing student work in a public forum like Youth Voices and about some of the concerns... Added on Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 14:17, with
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deportation policy | Yasmin, thank you for writing about this very... 2 years 27 weeks ago in response to Deportation
DACA, DAPA, and more | Hi, Alma. Thanks for writing about this very... 2 years 27 weeks ago in response to Deportation affects families
David and Goliath | Hi, Claire. I too like Malcolm Gladwell. I just... 2 years 28 weeks ago in response to Blink
powerful | Lorena, I really like this poem. Thank you for... 2 years 31 weeks ago in response to Emmett Till poem
thanks for writing | Alex, Thanks for writing this. Your ideas... 2 years 52 weeks ago in response to Wars of Homosexuality
eating meat | Thanks for writing this, Stephanie. You make... 3 years 14 weeks ago in response to Is it right to eat animals?
thank you | Thank you for sharing this. It is, in a word,... 4 years 22 hours ago in response to Miles (Spoken Word)
borders | I live near the Mexican border and am very... 4 years 1 day ago in response to Without Borders
two sides | Helena, Thank you for writing this. I was... 4 years 2 days ago in response to Is Technology Helping or Harming Teenagers?
world peace | Thank you for writing this, Daisy. I am intrigued... 4 years 6 days ago in response to Can there be a day where all over the world there's just peace between all of us?