15 Take-aways from Online Grad School Classes
education / Online Classes

15 Take-aways from Online Grad School Classes

Two of my summer online classes–MTI 562 (the Tech-infused Teacher) and MTI 563 (the Differentiated Teacher)–just ended. More than a dozen of us–teachers, library media specialists, tech integrationists, lab teachers–gathered virtually for five weeks to experiment with some of the hottest tech tools available for the classroom–Google Apps, differentiation options, digital storytelling, visual learning, Twitter, … Continue reading

25 Take-aways from the Richard Bausch workshop
education / writers resources / writers tips

25 Take-aways from the Richard Bausch workshop

I just finished a fourteen-week workshop with internationally-renowned writer of fiction and short stories, Richard Bausch. What I hoped to get was tips on how to improve my writing from a man who knows. After all, he’s published eleven books, an untold number of stories, is the editor of the prestigious Norton Anthology of Short … Continue reading