My latest post for my blog at MiddleWeb is a series of notes to writers of articles in Educational Leadership journal, which focused on the craft and teaching of writing this month. I used ThingLink to compose my responses.
Peace (in the writing),
My latest post for my blog at Middleweb is about using video as text for discussions around ethics and philosophy. I share a wonderful resource with curated movie clips.
Come check it out.
Peace (in the visual),
My latest post over at Middleweb is about using a Dr. Seuss story for allegory and a history/current events discussion about echoes of the Cold War infecting the world today.
Check it out
Peace (in the sharing),
My latest blog post over at Middleweb is a consideration of danah boyd’s It’s Complicated book, which is a must-read for parents and teachers. In my post, I consider a few take-away ideas from boyd’s research and observations of teenagers and social media.
Check out my Working Draft post
Peace (in understanding today’s kids),
I have a new post up over at my blog at Middleweb, in which I talk about teachers sharing their “technology autobiographies.” I share mine (it has to do with email and butterflies) and I invite you to share yours, too.
Check out Working Draft at Middleweb
Peace (in the web ),
I have a new post up over at my Middleweb blog that comes from Digital Learning Day, in which I surveyed my students about their digital lives and then used Voicethread to narrate what I noticed. I invite you to add your thoughts, too.
Peace (in the observation tower),
My latest blog post over at Middleweb (which got a nifty new design overhaul and looks great) is about an annotated writing resource that my state of Massachusetts put out around looking at student writing. It’s very handy and well-done.
Check it out
Peace (in the notes),
I wrote over at by blog over at Middleweb about why we were doing programming and coding in our writing class. What do you think of my justification?
Read Why We’re Learning about Coding in Writing Class
Peace (in the code),
My latest blog post for MiddleWeb is all about the #nerdlution movement through the lens of community and connections. Come read what I wrote.
Peace (in the reflective stance),
Some of you know that I also blog over at MiddleWeb and my most recent post was an offshoot of a vignette I shared at NCTE during NCTE President Sandy Hayes’s speech. The post has to do with reaching a reluctant boy writer with our game design unit, and how he was so inspired, he began writing a novel.
View the post: Reluctant Writers and Game Design
The second is a book review of Falling in Love with Close Reading, which I highly recommend.
Read my review
Peace (in the web),