John Maguire

The Origins of the Readable Writing Method: Part II

Oct 18, 2016 by John Maguire |

John Maguire tells how he started teaching students to write using the Readable Writing Method. Part 2.

The Origins of the Readable Writing Method: Part I

Oct 11, 2016 by John Maguire |

John Maguire tells how he started teaching students to write using the Readable Writing Method. Part 1.

Will the Internet Replace College?

Sep 25, 2013 by John Maguire |

John Maguire reviews two books that ponder whether the rise of "online" will mean the downfall of higher education as we now know it.

Can You Drop It on Your Foot?

Jun 02, 2011 by John Maguire |

A college writing professor urges students to avoid "abstractitis" and use concrete nouns.