Category: Fun

Tips for making learning fun, building community, and relieving stress (for both instructor and student)

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Snapping from the Start

Last year I wrote about using Snaps in my classroom to engage students in thinking more deeply about ideas and…

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Heralding in a new year by exploring personal values

Community building is important to me so our first class meeting always does more than simply break the ice. I…

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3 Rules to Kick Off Write

As classes begin at many K-12 schools and post-secondary institutions I have seen a number of posts on my social…

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3 Reasons to Use StoryCorps Interviews

This summer I had the unique opportunity to lead a Journalism Camp (Power Your Story) for the Morehead Writing Project….

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Begin Play

As my students and I embark on our new adventure, exploring the intersections of games and writing, I have found…

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Games and Writing

I recently wrote about the importance of themes to my teaching of writing and cannot wait to share my excitement…