Digital Tools for Formative Assessment

Links to tools discussed at ¬†the NCTE 2010 Tech To Go kiosk Allows for collaborative writing and the ability to "play back" writing. I suggest downloading a copy of your work because inactive pads are deleted. Great for collaborative writing that you want to be more permanent than pads. Site for managing classes and … Continue reading Digital Tools for Formative Assessment

Corrective Lenses

"I don't even look at the letters anymore. I listen to the hesitation in patients' voices." I had zoned out in the¬†ophthalmologist's chair after a long day at school, but his aside to a junior ophthalmologist¬†intrigued me. I'd invested a lot of energy in trying to get the letters right in the years since I … Continue reading Corrective Lenses