I thought that new – and veteran – readers might find it interesting if I began sharing my best posts from over the years. You can see the entire collection here.

This post originally appeared in 2021:


The kind of teaching kids need right now is the headline of my latest column in The Washington Post.

It’s a commentary on the two latest buzzwords in education, “accelerated learning” and “learning loss,” and how, in fact, teaching practices commonly used by ELL educators are what ALL students really need.

I’ve written a series for The Post on teaching during the epidemic.  Here they are: