Student Accountability: How Do You Do It?!

Alright, folks, let’s roll up our sleeves and put our heads together for a bit, because I need some collective brainstorming. The topic of the day: missing work. I’ll be engaging in some action research over the next several months about student accountability systems. This is a prevalent issue in our high school, and it’s …

Re-seeing Shakespeare

I know I should probably keep this a secret, but I hate teaching Shakespeare. I visibly cringe (and occasionally twitch) when that part of the semester rolls around. I can hear the eyes rolling before I can even completely get the name Shakespeare off my tongue (and, yes, when 28 sets of eyes all roll …