Common Sense Media Appy Hour

On Monday, I had the opportunity to appear on a webcast for Common Sense Media. The "Appy Hour" series gives educators the chance to talk about great educational apps and websites that they've used in their classrooms with great success. I'm a writer and reviewer for Graphite, Common Sense Media's website for educators, and last … Continue reading Common Sense Media Appy Hour


PEN talk today!

Today I'm giving an extended reprise of my talk from Parents Education Network's EdRev event last spring. It's called "Success Starts at Home: Homework Strategies for Cultivating Independence and Self-Advocacy."  Here's the blurb from PEN's website: School is about more than learning reading, writing, and arithmetic: it's also about learning strategies for doing homework, studying for … Continue reading PEN talk today!