Infographic: Left Brain vs. Right Brain
Knowing your inclination — right brain or left brain — is helpful for writers. I have always argued that writing necessarily involves both halves. We need the creative and artistic right brain and logical, precise left brain to do almost any kind of writing well.Read More
How English Teachers Actually Grade Essay Tests
I’m pretty sure this is meant to be a spoof. Assuming it is, it’s funny.Read More
Myth Buster: How Many Sentences Must a Paragraph Have?
I used to ask this question at some point in every English class I taught: “How many sentences in a paragraph?”Read More
Postcards and Positive Pedagogy
In an earlier post, I talked about the importance of providing positive feedback on student papers. I have always found …Read More