My beloved ‘Mad Men’ ends in a few weeks. From the first episode, I’ve entwined myself with the characters, their stories, the nuances of ..
We’ll file this under “teaching profession” – a bit of football coach, a dash of Bozo Teacher.
Television provides tweens and teens wit..
A character arc includes the changes and growth a character has throughout a story – written or on screen. When students struggle to under..
My children are watching Disney’s “Frozen” as often as I will allow them. I watched “Beauty and the Beast” constantly when I was younger, ..
Don’t throw all those political campaign mailers away! Bring them to class and teach with them.
I teach in Illinois. Illinois, ahem, normal..
The media influence on education – matters. It matters to teachers, and it should matter to society too.
I didn’t know it in high schoo..