Sour Grapes, or Waking Up?

Recently, a friend I respect told me that she was concerned that my writing on academia came across as though I had “sour grapes.” She was mostly talking about the writing on this blog, although now that this blog is a series on The Chronicle of Higher...

This Writer’s Writer’s Block

After my last post, I gave more thought to why I hadn’t been writing on what is, essentially, my professional blog. I came up with a very specific reason: fear. Every time I sat down to give thoughtful analysis to the topic that has been at the front of my mind...

Digital Pedagogy Tools

I’m a big fan of using technology to enhance teaching and learning. I read a blog called “Teach Paperless,” which often has great ideas for teachers who wish to incorporate more tech into their teaching. Here’s a recent post with some excellent...