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Dee Jetter
11/21 Discussion
Fri Nov 21, 2014 4:58pm
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I thoroughly have enjoyed English 1100 and having you as my teacher. You are the first teacher to have fully captured my attention, with your sarcasm, humor, and funny stories. My past English classes I have taken, were not a blunt as you, and what they wanted in my papers, was very unclear. You gave me a syllabus, explained with a lot of detail, and told us exactly what you wanted from me and everyone else. I did not try my hardest as I should have and I beat myself up about it now for not taking advantage of the help provided in front of me. I told myself I would take advantage of the opportunities in front of me, and yet I didnít. I havenít really gotten much feedback, when it came to getting my papers back, and I have never failed a paper. I also understand that every teacher wants something different and they have their own ways of writing and that college English is going to be harder. So failing a paper was hard to see, but I also understand that I didnít do my best and I didnít get the help I needed. I learned how to, for future reference, write a paper, and saw what it takes to have a good paper. I learned that writing papers, takes a lot of thought process. It takes time and days to get the paper constructed the way it needs to be. I struggle the most with my thought process. I have a hard time putting all my thoughts together and organizing them to create a neat and organized paper. I tend to ramble and have disorganized thoughts and I am throwing up all different kinds of ideas, and thatís where I go off topic. I started to learn how to put my thoughts down and then work from their and create different types of outlines. I am still trying to figure out which one is good for me, what a good paper method for me would be, so I can write a good paper. I benefitted from your teaching and the words and advice you wrote on my papers. I donít think I benefitted least by anything from the class, I think even though you are sassy, you are an extremely good teacher, and you are very straight forward and to the point. If anything I benefitted least from myself not putting my full effort.
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