115th Annual Conference - Honolulu, Hawaii
Friday, November 10 - Sunday, November 12, 2017

Locating Chuuk in Pacific Literature and Criticism

Koreen Nakahodo, Chaminade University of Honolulu

In her article on distance learning in Micronesia, Kavita Rao's findings indicated that her students were interested in learning strategies that could be applied immediately to their classrooms. This presentation discusses the historical and educational contexts that have affected the development of creative texts in Chuuk and presents a strategy for both the generation of creative texts as well as possible classroom applications.

Proposal: 

In her article on distance learning in Micronesia, Kavita Rao's findings indicated that her students were interested in learning strategies that could be applied immediately to their classrooms. This presentation discusses the historical and educational contexts that have affected the development of creative texts in Chuuk and presents a strategy for both the generation of creative texts as well as possible classroom applications.