Back Yard, Backyard, or Back-Yard?
Which is correct? Backyard, back yard, or back-yard?Read More
Why Are English Teachers So Unteachable?
My headline is intentionally provocative. Sorry about that. I’m sure there are plenty of humble, teachable English teachers in the world. …Read More
Infographic: Illiteracy Around the World
An infographic picturing literacy rates in the U.S. and around the world.Read More
It’s Good to Know Stuff, Part 1
I taught for ten years in a public high school. It was a challenge that often sent me home frustrated …Read More
Writers, Politicians, Celebrities Praise Libraries
Michigan librarian requests letters from celebrities on the importance of reading and libraries — and gets lots of responses!Read More