I’ve been quiet in this space these last several months. I’m still finding my space and place as a consultant and library person. It’s a great transition – but there are many moments of my work of late that aren’t bloggable, and I’ve remembered that it’s easier, often, to keep quiet than to thread the […]Read More Losing My Pigeon
I’m speaking tomorrow with my wife’s college course for preservice teachers on the teaching of writing. I’m the featured expert on “digital writing.” Whatever that is. Over the last week, the students in the course have been jotting some questions and thoughts down on a Google doc in preparation for the session. I basically asked […]Read More What’s This Digital Writing Stuff, Anyway?
No one has come out openly for the smashing of television receivers, teaching machines, or even computers, but there is an uneasy feeling among some educators that technology is dehumanizing education. There is conversion that the student is becoming a programmed robot; that decision making in matters of school management, methodology, and even curriculum, is […]Read More Investing Meaning, Clarifying Objectives, and Remembering Care