NaNoWriMo

Blurring the Lines Between Author and Audience

When I first started teaching, I typed my students’ stories on an Apple IIE computer and printed them on a dot-matrix printer. I used the book-binding machine in the office to make books for our classroom library. We wrote letters to authors and delighted in their return replies. We had young authors’ days, where parents… Read more Blurring the Lines Between Author and Audience

NaNoWriMo YWP – Student Accountability and Benchmarks

I hate grading! I wish that I could just learn in partnership with my students. I wish that we could connect and contribute in the global world of authentic learning, and that I would never again have to put a grade in the grade book. That’s my hope for an ideal world, and maybe a… Read more NaNoWriMo YWP – Student Accountability and Benchmarks