Tag: Rants

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The Last Mile Problem

In supply chain management last-mile describes a similar problem for transporting either people or freight. In freight networks, parcels can be delivered…

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In 2023 My #OLW Offers Perspective

My #onelittleword for 2023 is perspective. I found the word on the 12th day of my Winter Solstice writing challenge…

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Why I Care About Authentic Writing

Inauthentic disposable writing assignments do not make writers and do not help students learn how to write. Authentic writing breaks that shameful cycle and shows students that writing matters and that writers wield power.

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Spark: My #OLW for 2022 (and beyond)

What’s New? Spark is SO last year but continues to be my guide in the classroom and in life. As…

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Considering the #OLW

What’s Really New? If I was forced to pick my One Little Word for 2024 right now then it would…

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The Real Learning Loss

Our spring of pandemic teaching was a mess. Our fall of pandemic teaching was a mess. It was always going…