The MacArthur Foundation released its list of Fellows. I'm not on it. Neither is anyone else who works below the Mason-Dixon.
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September 25, 2013
September 16, 2013
I wouldn't have realized how much I benefit from teaching first-year writing if I hadn't been forced into it.
September 11, 2013
I actually do enjoy writing recommendation letters. Here's why.
September 4, 2013
Wonkblog's Dylan Matthews has the look of someone trying to become dangerous. I hope he chooses to use his power wisely.
September 3, 2013
Everyone gets A's, but there's a catch.
August 26, 2013
The President wants colleges and universities to compete. But is that what we need to become sustainable?
August 21, 2013
It's time to go from participant/coach to audience/cheerleader in your child's life.
August 18, 2013
There is one thing that wants to destroy your chance at success and happiness in college: your cell phone.
August 13, 2013
We went on a cruise, but not the kind you might be thinking about.
July 31, 2013
Even if adaptive software can do some good, we should probably resist it.