Related Articles
You’ve Got to Be Joking

A first-year teacher struggles to manage a class with boys who are cut-ups. From the lemons to lemonade department, Heather Rader helps him build on student strengths by developing a popular writing unit on joke writing.

The Power of Games for 21st Century Learners

Franki Sibberson explains how low-tech board games can be a powerful tool for developing skills that will be in high demand in the coming years.

Video Games and Literacy

Matt Renwick finds there is value in connecting video games and literacy in classrooms, once he and the teachers he works with can get past their leeriness.

Related Videos
First-Grade Humor: Conferring with Jude

Katie DiCesare confers with first grader Jude. He is inspired in his writing by Captain Underpants, the #1 challenged book series in schools over the past three years.

Listen In: XBox Game Writing

Boys and their toys: Heather Rader confers with a second grader over his game writing while Linda Karamatic listens in.

Loading...