Back Yard, Backyard, or Back-Yard?
Which is correct? Backyard, back yard, or back-yard?Read More
50 + Acronyms and Initials You Always Use, Defined
What do the M’s stand for in M & M? How about 3M? John Green solves these and other mysteries in this entertaining video.Read More
Should We Still Teach Cursive Writing?
The much publicized Common Core standards don’t require the teaching of cursive handwriting in elementary schools and, like so much else about the Common Core, this makes a lot of people unhappy.Read More
Write with Nouns and Verbs!
A key principle for strong writing is: “Write with nouns and verbs.”Read More
Feghoots and Shaggy Dogs
Not familiar with a feghoot? I bet you really are. You just didn’t know that’s what it’s called.Read More