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LEX Seeing the Sense in Spelling Seminar Page 1
March 2, 2012
A Sound Understanding
January 30, 2012
Recently, on a listserv for professionals interested in spelling, some participants were bothered by my suggestion that Reading "Science" gets ...
Simply Put: Part II
January 13, 2012
As my last post went up and was seen by the world of LEX readers, I was excited to see ...
Simply Put: Part I
January 10, 2012
This past fall, I attended the annual conference of the International Dyslexia Association (IDA), as I have nearly every fall ...
Is It Accurate? How Do You Know?
December 31, 2011
"It's what you learn after you know it all that counts." ~Harry S. Truman This post is long overdue. It's ...
I know it’s totally not wiki to say this . . .
May 1, 2011
. . . but I wrote this wikipedia article about webtext, which is especially cool because it's a webtext on ...
A Measured Respose to Crazy Rumors
March 21, 2011
I've been a bit of a lunatic about the moon this winter. Its bright fullness through my unadorned windows, especially ...
October 30, 2010
You know how sometimes a certain word will keep popping up over and over? By the time the same word ...
I Wasn’t Born Yesterday, You Know
April 28, 2010
Certainly educators and authors do not intend to be in error; they are just ignorant ('unknowing') of the structure that ...
A Fine Mess
April 17, 2010
In teaching language, errors of commission like those above are pretty common. Even more common, however, are errors of omission ...
Seeing is Believing but Moving isn’t Proving
April 6, 2010
In the professional development I've offered teachers for the past 15 years, I've cited experts plenty. When something didn't make ...
An Inaugural Post
April 5, 2010
So, in this inaugural entry for this blog, I’m presenting signs of the course I’ve already decided upon — the ...