Daily Archive: October 15, 2008

Where do they stand?


I’ve blogged a bit about the upcoming election. Tonight’s final Presidential Debate will most likely focus on the economy (Rightfully so considering the DJII’s 733 point drop, the fact that people are losing… Continue reading

Writing That Matters


Yesterday I worked with three students, from different classes, who were writing about the death of a parent.  That’s rough.   My first thought is sometimes:  Who’s encouraging topic choice?   No thank you!  I didn’t… Continue reading

Become Your Students’ Writing Mentor


Every writer needs a real writer to look up to. Why not allow your students’ favorite author be, well, YOU!??! By building up an arsenal of texts you created, with and without your… Continue reading