"I always try to do things in groups. I try to introduce essay writing and thesis statements on the second or third day of class. The first "essay" we do orally, so that everyone can give input. There are lots of rubics and ppts that…"
"I am working on a few things:
For my senior elective: The World since 1945: Current Events and their backstories, I am looking to bring in more guest lecturers via Skype--pooled from my former students who study abroad. Also, I want to podcast some…"
"This is interesting because I teach Frederick Douglass while my English partner teaches Incidents at the same time. The students then do some research (using authentic slave narratives--from a variety of online and book sources) to write…"