Reading at the high school level can be tricky. Lexile levels don’t grow nearly as much once kids reach high school and usually the kids who need…… Read more “Using Minecraft to Teach Inference”
I recently made a post on Twitter about my own belief on rigor. The post was short and a bit random at the time. A combination of…… Read more “Minecraft & Rigor”
Almost every English teacher has taught a few common pieces of literature…Romeo and Juliet, To Kill a Mockingbird, and an anthology of short stories. It is this…… Read more “Ship-Trap Island”
I spent the summer playing, discussing and/or presenting immersive environments. Nearly every day since the end of the school year I have been obsessed with exploring the…… Read more “Press Start”
“You did what?” is the response I most often get when I tell people I wrote the final exam for my freshmen English class in Minecraft. Yep,…… Read more “I wrote my English final in Minecraft”
The best, from what I experienced, of the ITIP GAFE Summit 2016.
I wanted to take an opportunity to reflect, recap, and thank & acknowledge the people and organizations who made it possible.