Conceptually Speaking

Dr. Jennifer Fletcher Talks Rhetorical Writing, Reading, and Thinking

July 20, 2021 Julie Stern & Trevor Aleo
Conceptually Speaking
Dr. Jennifer Fletcher Talks Rhetorical Writing, Reading, and Thinking
Chapters
Conceptually Speaking
Dr. Jennifer Fletcher Talks Rhetorical Writing, Reading, and Thinking
Jul 20, 2021
Julie Stern & Trevor Aleo

 Today’s episode will be an exploration of reading, writing, and thinking rhetorically with author and professor Jennifer Fletcher. Jennifer’s work as a high school English teacher, college professor, and chair of California State University’s Expository Writing Curriculum steering committee speaks to her broad experience with and deep understanding of the discipline. Both her research and books focus on the power of rhetorical thinking to encourage students to transfer their understanding to new texts and situations. Joining Trevor this week is Language Acquisition lead, Erin Leininger. If you’re looking for an episode that’s all about fostering autonomy and agency in your composition classroom—you’ve come to the right place. Enjoy!

Show Notes

 Today’s episode will be an exploration of reading, writing, and thinking rhetorically with author and professor Jennifer Fletcher. Jennifer’s work as a high school English teacher, college professor, and chair of California State University’s Expository Writing Curriculum steering committee speaks to her broad experience with and deep understanding of the discipline. Both her research and books focus on the power of rhetorical thinking to encourage students to transfer their understanding to new texts and situations. Joining Trevor this week is Language Acquisition lead, Erin Leininger. If you’re looking for an episode that’s all about fostering autonomy and agency in your composition classroom—you’ve come to the right place. Enjoy!