The 'New Realms' of Digital Writing: 3 Classroom Examples From ISTE

Technology can help students find their interests, explore new formats, and reach new audiences, teacher Michelle Haiken said at the International Society for Technology in […]

Highlighting Young Producers by Twisting Fate

“What if Lord Voldemort had never become Lord Voldemort? What if he found the love of his life before everything started?” So teases the description […]

Writing papers and research reports the Google way

The traditional research paper has been around a long time. We all likely have a memory of sweating over one at the last minute. They’re […]

Turning Bullies Into Leaders Through Writing

When their writing is read and praised by others, “bullies become class leaders — they want attention, acknowledgement, appreciation. In this case, appreciation of creative […]

The Power of Digital Writing and Connected Learning

“Sharing power in a system rooted in not sharing power is a pretty tough go,” was the first thing Terry Elliott said when I asked […]

‘Compojing’: Writing with Emoji for Fun and Profit

Over the past year and a half, I have been working closely with a group of researchers and teachers in Northern Colorado on a co-designed […]

Watchworthy Wednesday: Empowering Youth Through Writing, Digital Media

Four 16-year-old Muslim-American girls are getting their stories heard through slam poetry. Thousands of other young people are sharing their hopes, fears, aspirations and observations, […]

Digital Writing as Mode of Thinking

In my current “Writing Theory & Practice” course, we have been discussing the elusive notion of “voice” in writing. What makes a writerly voice distinct, […]

Let’s Write! 20+ Ideas & Resources

“Young people are reading and writing more than I ever did at their age, but they are doing it using their computers and mobile phones […]

How to teach essay writing: 10 tools for educators

Today’s post is written by Robert Morris, an online tutor and freelance writer from NYC. Follow him on Google+! As an educator, you have a great […]

Inspire with Poetry! 10+ Ideas & Resources

“Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words.” – Robert Frost April is National Poetry month and the perfect […]

LOAD MORE
We are updating our Privacy Policy, so please make sure you take a minute to review it. As of May 25, 2018 your continued use of our services will be subject to this new Privacy Policy.
Review Privacy Policy OK