Assessing Student Writing

Assessing Student Writing Assessment is the gathering of information about student learning. It can be used for formative purposes−−to adjust instruction−−or summative purposes: to render a judgment about the quality of student work. It is a key instructional activity, and teachers engage in it every day in a variety of informal and formal ways. Assessment […]

Personal technology

How reliability, security and privacy will be handled with these devices are questions that need solving fast, Piwek says. Personal health electronics are quickly becoming staples of our environment. He thinks there will come a day when these devices are integrated into everyone’s health care. TekFun Library Webinar Watch Preview Webinar Watch Preview Webinar Watch […]

Ideal Writer Schedule

Summer is fading quickly and the routines of school and work are more normal. With that in mind, I began to reflect on what my essay writing day would look like. As a freelance writer I’m not certain there is a “normal” day, but having a schedule to strive for is important. Scheduling makes me […]

The Bradford House (part two)

It’s Friday! Yeah, it’s Friday. That means it is time for another feast. This is a continuation of a short story I posted last week.  The fall weather has kicked into high gear in the Pacific Northwest. It has been cool and damp and I feel like getting pumpkins this weekend. I hope your fall […]

It’s October

Friday the 13th Official Trailer (click if you dare) Happy October! Fall is very appealing to me. The coolness in the air and the leaves coming to the ground put me in a good mood. I also love Halloween. I like decorating the house and seeing all the kids in their costumes. I also like scaring […]