Can My Students Use A Tablet To Type?

Yes they can. But, I can type a lot faster than I can write by hand, so you would need to do an assessment on their tablets, with a different count when they are using a device. Also, they would then be trading devices in order to read and respond …

What About My Special Needs Students?

Students who are significantly below the others need a target number that fits their needs.  They will need a specific assessment of how fast they can write and an assigned number that is within their grasp.  The same applies to students who use a device to write. Share this post …

What If I Want To Respond To Student Writing?

My advice is: Don’t get yourself worn out. There are lots of professional tasks you can do, including designing amazing writing lessons. Think of yourself as being willing to work 60 hours a week at being the best teacher in the world – how should you spend your hours? But, …