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July 26, 2016

What’s the Point of a Classroom Website?

Whether or not you need a classroom website depends upon how much technology exists in your community. If you’re serving a population affluent enough that most […]
July 24, 2016

Dealing with the Plagiarism Plague

Something I often do as a fantasy writer is research mythology and folklore that might be relevant to the story I want to write. I haven’t […]
July 23, 2016

What Every Junior Teacher Needs To Say to Students

The title actually should read, “What Every Junior Teacher Who Could Conceivably Write a Recommendation Needs To Say to Students,” but that would be an overly […]
July 22, 2016

Back to School: The “Introducing Yourself” Project as a Way to Hit Several Different Standards at Once

When I was teaching, I always tried to start the year off with some kind of icebreaking project, and throughout the year I found that the […]