Using the Pomodoro Technique to Write

Using the Pomodoro Technique to Write

Are you having trouble developing a habit of writing? The Pomodoro Technique can help. It’s a time management technique developed by Francesco Cirillo. Writers using this technique can break down their work into focused, uninterrupted blocks of approximately 25...
Strategies for Teaching Argument Writing

Strategies for Teaching Argument Writing

By Andrea Marshbank My ninth-grade students love to argue. They enjoy pushing back against authority, sharing their opinions, and having those opinions validated by their classmates. That’s no surprise—it’s invigorating to feel right about a hot-button topic. But...