Annotation Station

TLC 2013 presentation on using Crocodoc Personal and PaperPort Notes to engage students in critical reading and close reading strategies.


Douglas Fisher: Close Reading and the CCSS, Part I


This video provides background on close reading and expectations involved with the Common Core State Standards.

Teachers may want to consider how close reading will improve student reading ability and how they can implement technology to increase literacy skills.

Playing with Technology

This is my first blog using WordPress and an iPad. My students are going to be using these tools to promote their service learning projects this semester. I’ll be using my blog to document their work on this project as well as other cool projects and activities going on in my English IV, Advanced Grammar, and English 101 courses at Early College High School Continue reading