A blog by John Warner, author of The Funny Man, on teaching, writing and never knowing when you're going to be asked to leave.
May 6, 2013 - 11:15am
... that makes me want to throw a brick through my television. Not too many things can make me this angry.
May 1, 2013 - 11:37am
I always get a little wistful this time of year.
April 24, 2013 - 11:03am
McGraw-Hill Education tells me that "adaptive learning is not meant to replace teachers, but help them." I'm not sure I can believe that.
April 22, 2013 - 7:16pm
I thought I should try out a MOOC for myself to see what kind of future awaits me. I'm failing, but that doesn't mean I'm not learning.
April 10, 2013 - 4:55pm
I have some thoughts on automated grading of student writing. Most of them are unkind.
April 4, 2013 - 2:36pm
We don't need adaptive learning because we already have something better, adaptive teaching.
March 11, 2013 - 11:07am
Bill Gates laid out his ideas to help solve current issues in higher education at the recent SXSW conference.
March 6, 2013 - 1:03pm
I engage in some ad hominem against Thomas Friedman because he deserves it.
March 5, 2013 - 10:35am
I said, "sure, why not?" to something nine years ago, and I'm very glad for it.
February 27, 2013 - 2:34pm
There's some aspects of the AWP conference that trouble me. Is it me or the conference? Both?