Yes I’ll say it. Wikipedia is WONDERFUL!

Yes I’ll say it. Wikipedia is WONDERFUL!

I get Belle’s reaction in Disney’s Beauty and the Beast when she first stepped foot into that enormous library. Growing up, I spent many hours curled up in a corner at the end of the hall in my childhood home dreaming of having that for myself someday. At the end of...
Are You Checking the Grading Rubric?

Are You Checking the Grading Rubric?

I recently had an email from a student asking if she could resubmit an assignment. She did not do as well on the assignment as she had wanted and asked if she could redo it. I receive email like this all the time. A student will submit a paper, and then after it is...
Do You Mind?

Do You Mind?

Forgive me for saying this, but we’re all writers now—thanks to technology and all the social media tools available. Yes, it is true that many choose to be more of a consumer than a content creator. Whichever we chose, everything we consume mentally feeds our minds...