Every morning I get up a few hours before anyone else in my house. I use this quiet time to read, think, write, and drink coffee–it’s my time. It’s also a lonely time. Sometimes solitude is good, but other times I wish there was someone with whom to share the a-ha moments. Hence, I keep […]

The simplicity and flexibility of the simple single-point rubric make it a win-win for students and teachers.

“The most difficult thing is to try to forget what is in your memory and re-approach.”

If only I had the answer. I don’t think anyone does, but here are a few ideas that might help.

“Focus on…what’s right instead of what’s wrong.”

How many of us have stacks upon stacks on our desks and almost every other flat surface in the classroom? Use this system to get the papers under control so you can get things done.