Quote of the Week #3

"Mistakes are the portals of discovery." -James Joyce (This is a series of posts sharing the quote I write on my whiteboard each week. As an English teacher, I feel responsible to point out that, technically, "quote" is a verb, but colloquially, it's generally accepted as shorthand for "quotation." The more you know!)

To Correct, or Not to Correct?

This year, I started a new elective class called "Digital Literacy" that focuses on building the core digital literacy skills and, specifically, working on our school's online newspaper. Later on, I'll do a series of posts about the creation, implementation, and benefits of the school newspaper. For today, however, I want to put into writing a question I've …

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