Teaching writing with Latino/a students : lessons learned at Hispanic- serving institutions / edited by Cristina Kirklighter, Diana Cárdenas, and Susan Wolff Murphy ; foreword by Michelle Hall Kells.

Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Kirklighter, Cristina., Cárdenas, Diana., Murphy, Susan Wolff.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Albany : State University of New York Press, c2007.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introductory essays
  • Teaching writing at Hispanic serving institutions / Beatrice Méndez Newman
  • Teaching English in a California two-year HIS : complexities, challenges, programs, and practices / Jody Millward, Sandra Starkey, and David Starkey
  • We're not all the same : understanding geographic and cultural differences at HSIS
  • Discovering a "proper pedagogy" : the geography of writing at UTPA / Dora Ramírez-Dhoore and Rebecca Jones
  • Literate practices/language practices : what do we really know about our students? / Isabel Araiza, Humberto Cárdenas, and Susan Loudermilk Garza
  • Más allá del inglés : a bilingual approach to college composition / Isis Artze-Vega, Elizabeth I. Doud, and Belkys Torres
  • Un pie adentro y otro afuera : composition instruction for transnational Dominicans in higher education / Sharon Utakis and Marianne Pita
  • Considerations for creating effective writing programs at HSIS
  • Building on the richness of a South Texas community : revisioning a technical and professional writing program through service learning / Diana Cárdenas and Susan Loudermilk Garza
  • It's all in the attitude, the language attitude / Isabel Baca
  • Changing perceptions, and ultimately practices, of basic writing instructors through the familia approach / Barbara Jaffe
  • The personal narrative : exploring our cultures as HSI student and teachers
  • The politic of space and narrative in the multicultural classroom / Robert J. Affel
  • Collaboratively mentoring our identities as readers, writers, and teachers : a Black Cuban, Black American's impact on a South Texas community / Cathy Freeze, Dundee Lackey, Cristina Kirklighter, Jennifer Anderson, Peter Cavazos, Rachel Eatmon-Hall, Misty Lynn Garcia, Jennifer Nelson Reynolds, Sandra Valerio, Billy D. Watson, Elizabeth Worden, and Stacy Wyatt.