Blogger Principal Rich Czyz does it again! Here's another day when he sets my writing agenda. Except, I am not going to be writing the entirety of this blog. I am going to hand it off to a guest blogger. But just to set this up, Rich wrote today about making learning authentic for students. … Continue reading How Can Students Contact Authors?
Thank you Rich Czyz for pulling my head out of a depressing news story about a new book titled: In Defense of Looting, and bringing me to a topic I love: writing. And Rich, you're right; writing in so many schools is not taught well. I don't know where the educational boxcar labeled "writing" went … Continue reading How Should We Teach Writing?
Call me Ishmael; oh no, wait. Just call me a digital immigrant who survived the harrowing experience of setting up this "easy" website and blog. Daughter 1: Sure, I can help you with that. No problem. Some time shortly after that, I think they changed this since I last used it. Daughter 2: Mom, just … Continue reading Phew; I did it!