Google Classroom

This is one of those times when I blog in order to save something for later or to give myself time to think about something. Apparently, Google Classroom is now a thing. Joshua Kim of “Blog U” in Inside Higher Ed writes about it, or rather, what he wishes it was. Google Classroom combines elements […]

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Asking for what you want in an assignment

Over on Facebook, some of my teaching peers are struggling with an old problem–what to do about the many file formats students will use to turn in work. A semi-new twist has developed: some less-honest students will purposely turn in either a properly labelled incorrect file or a purposely corrupted file to avoid turning in […]

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Thankful

I am not feeling particularly thankful right now, but know I should be. On the whole, this has been a great semester, but it is also time to rake leaves. I know I have to. I thought I took care of it with my last-day-to-drop email. All the same, here I am, having to explain […]

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