Tag Archives: active reading

Assisting Students in Reading Difficult Texts Through Writing

It’s on the syllabus: Read Chapters 2 and 4 for next’s week’s discussion. Next week comes and less than half the class has read the assigned text…After the sigh, there is the impromptu lecture filler. Besides the busy lives of … Continue reading

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First workshop Tuesday, 9/16!

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Notetaking by Hand, Writing-to-learn

A few weeks ago, this article crossed my social media feeds, and it initially piqued my interest because I ban the use of laptops in my classroom. I ban phones, tablets, and laptops in class because I find them distracting as … Continue reading

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