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Focus Group Quotations (1 May 1998, FREN 332-4): unforeseen directions

"Typically, the discussion just kind of took off wherever we wanted it to go, which is kind of cool . . . . She would bring out certain things to stimulate our thought or whatever, but she never made us talk about one thing and only that thing. Like, if we had other ideas, we could go off on that, too."

Student-generated questions about short stories:

"That’s like what we were saying about the discussion: we got to talk about what we didn’t understand."