Gretchen Himes ESL 261

Media Links

NPR  -- National Public Radio


This I Believe -- Personal essays you can listen to in the writers own voices.

Voice of America: Special English -- Hear, watch and read news stories in slower and/or simpler language

If I find links that you may find useful, or if I find stories that relate to our class discussions, I will post them here. 



Current Events
*NEW*How Handwriting Trains the Brain: Forming Letters Is Key to Learning, Memory, Ideas --WSJ 
                transcript of  "Oil, Fishing..."


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Multitasking In The Car: Just Like Drunken Driving


How Multitasking Affects Human Leaning




Listening about Copyright Infringement

Shepard Fairey: Inspiration Or Infringement? : NPR

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Last Updated: 4/21/16