Jessie Male (@ProfJMale )

Jessie Male

Bio Nonfiction writer, disability studies/memoir scholar, dog mom. NYU faculty/OSU PhD Candidate. Work @guernica, @Bustle, @vol1Brooklyn, @BOMBMagazine etc. she/her
Location Brooklyn, NY
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Account created 19-03-2012 01:12:00
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iPhone : During the polio epidemic families were told to avoid pools because the virus was transferred through bodily fluids. My grandmother didn’t listen and let her children swim. My mother and aunt contracted polio in the pool, along with others who thought it wouldn’t happen to them.…

Twitter Web App : On Tuesday at 1pm I'll be taking part in the CUNY Accessibility Conference. I will be focusing on access and equity in the online classroom (though my title references the composition class, it seems best in this present time to broaden the scope). Link to register, below.…

iPhone : All across the bay, disabled people are providing mutual aid to one another...The world might not care if we live or die but we do.

- cripchick…

#AAPIHM #DisabilityJustice

Twitter Web App : This semester, I built in a "care/connection" activity each week into my delivery plan. This week, I used mail merge to send individual check-in emails to each student. Several students who hadn't made much contact with the course responded.…

Twitter Web App : Famous people are still getting the virus. Will that convince you to keep your mask on?

(Sending positive thoughts to him, and I thank him for his transparency.)…

iPhone : A static recording of a synchronous Zoom conversation doesn’t really count as “asynchronous” learning, at least for the purposes of access. Nor does a mere recording of a face-to-face classroom session.