Advanced Methods: Where Do We Go From Here?

If you’re a Buffy fan–and I hope you are!–you can read this post while playing “Where Do We Go From Here?” Because I’m thoughtful like that. “Where do we go from here?” is the theme song for the end of all of my courses for pre-service teachers. By the end of the semester, we may achieve…

12 Reasons English Teachers Should Tweet

Hey look! It’s me on Twitter, nearly 2000 tweets ago! One thing I did A LOT at #NCTE13 was encourage teachers to get on Twitter. If you’re not on Twitter, you think this is what you’re going to find, right? What I love so much about this is that it had been retweeted over 11K…

Why Twitter?

I’ve got my Methods students using Twitter this semester. It’s my second experiment using Twitter in the classroom. I don’t think Twitter is right or necessary for all of my classes at this point, but it makes so much sense in my Education courses. I had intended to start the semester by sharing my rationale…