Sharing Bad Days in the Classroom

Over on PALS I wrote a short piece on teaching a pairing of Thomas Jefferson and Phillis Wheatley. Each time I write for PALS or I write for my own blog—I’m looking for a chance to write small. The aim: shorter posts, but more frequent posts. I tried to write small today. For the sakeContinue reading “Sharing Bad Days in the Classroom”

The Possible End of #FollowWomenWednesday

Last week, Megan Kate Nelson published a great piece on her blog about the limitations of Follow Women Wednesday going forward. One of the stunning revelations by Nelson’s post was her own blunt statement that #FollowWomenWednesday cannot keep going. I skimmed the piece last week before class and that night went home to read itContinue reading “The Possible End of #FollowWomenWednesday”