Google Classroom is Worth the Switch

Google Classroom, home sweet home.  After spending a few years in a serious relationship with Blackboard, then speed dating with Edmodo and Wikispaces, I have finally met a platform that I plan to stay with long-term. Although there is still room for improvement in Classroom (could we integrate a plagiarism checker? or multiple feeds for […]

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Motivate Reluctant Readers with Focus and Purpose

Over the years, I’ve played around with different ways to engage students with reading and writing and if I had to label myself I would be more a writing teacher than a reading teacher.  Sure, I assign novels and we discuss as a class and engage in activities, but I feel like the actual remediation […]

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