Log in to create and rate content, and to follow, bookmark, and share content with other members. Not a member? Join Now! Hi everyone, I'm teaching Intro to Literature this fall but haven't taught it in a long time. I usually teach composition courses and feel I'm a bit out of touch with what would be great texts to use as ... Hello hive mind! I'm returning to the classroom after a brief hiatus, and am teaching Freshman Composition with Everything's an Argument 8e. I'm looking for any samples you'd be willing to share of essay prompts, spe... Congratulations to Bedford Series Advisory Editor David Blight, who won a 2019 Pulitzer in the history category for his remarkable biography “Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom.” We're so proud o... I'm interested in hearing your policy and innovative solutions to dealing with digital devices in the classroom. I'm forever telling students to put their phones away, even though my syllabus states there are ... Recently I came under some good-natured (?) teasing about being a 21st-century professor who still collects paper copies of student writing. Yes, I do, for several reasons. I believe that manuscript presentation is pa... Heard this on MTP on MSNBC last night. A panda bear walks into a bar and orders a sandwich. The waiter brings him the sandwich. The panda bear eats it, pulls out a pistol, kills the waiter, and gets up and star... Come listen to a fascinating podcast interview originally posted on Innovation Hub (WGBH and PRI) revolving around the evolution of human rights. Innovation Hub | Great Minds, Great Conversations | The Inventio... Study Finds Majority of College Students Delay Purchasing Textbooks Due to Cost | Business Wire LaunchPad combines an interactive e-book with high-quality multimedia content and ready-made assessment options, often including LearningCurve adaptive quizzing and more. LaunchPad Solo provides high-qualit... As college professors, we have watched events of the past few days in Charlottesville and around the country while preparing for a new semester. We know that students in our classes will bring many questions and persp... In a recent classroom conversation a student mentioned that Naomi Shihab Nye’s motto from Jack Kerouac’s advice about “Rest and be kind, you don’t have anything to prove” (83), was, perha... Merry Wiesner-Hanks recently did a brilliant 30-minute interview with WUWM Milwaukee Public Radio. It's definitely worth a listen! Find the link below. 500 Years Late, Martin Luther's Impact on the World... Please see the linked article from Stephen Mihm, editor of our Bedford Series book "The Life of P. T. Barnum," in the New York Times! Hello Everyone, In class, I am given to show that maximizing over x1 first and then maximizing over x2 for f(x1,x2) is the same as maximizing x2 first and then maximizing over x1 for f(x1,x2), assuming f(x1,x2... Sometimes as educators we are in the right place at the right time. For example, my Developmental Writing class was applying Aristotle’s artistic proofs to a video by poet Meta Sarmiento, After North Korea’... To whom it may concern; I am a first-semester community college student. Due to a low score, I am in Basic Math. The reason for this is that I am 46 years old, and have forgotten some of the concepts due to lac... hello. how do i search a book and class in lunchpad In honor of National Punctuation Day on September 24th, here is an oldie from my childhood. Enjoy. Victor Borge - Phonetic Punctuation - YouTube Vivian Garcia Joy Fisher Williams J... I am pleased to announce that the Microsoft Word add-in for Writer’s Help for Hacker (just Hacker for now) is now live! What is this? When you or your students are working in Microsoft Word, you can now ... please let me know how to delete my sapling account. I accidentally signed up using the wrong country and I cant find my university.