NOTE: I’ll be sharing fewer posts for awhile because, as you’ve probably heard, things are crazy here in Northern California. Though we are not in any danger from fires, we don’t have power and we are hosting friends who have evacuated from areas that are under threat.


Ways to Promote Student Engagement is the headline of my latest Education Week Teacher column.

In it, Kathy Dyer, Sarah Said, Samantha Cortez, Cathy Beck, Danny Weeks, Dr. Beth Gotcher, Madeline Whitaker Good, and Elizabeth Stringer Keefe, Ph.D., help answer questions about student engagement.

Here are some excerpts: