20 Great Writing Prompts to Liven Up Your Classes

20 Great Writing Prompts to Liven Up Your Classes

If you and your students are tired of the same old essay prompts, check out this list of 20 fresh topics to get kids excited about writing again.

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9 Ideas to Improve Student Spelling in Your Classroom

9 Ideas to Improve Student Spelling in Your Classroom

Children don't just naturally pick up correct spelling. Use these 9 practical ideas to evaluate your current teaching and make small changes to maximise improvement in your classroom.

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14 Grammar Tips to Make Your Writing Sound Smart

14 Grammar Tips to Make Your Writing Sound Smart

When you want to sound smart, using good grammar will help you reach and connect with your audience. Like common sense, grammar helps your reader understand without being baffled. From word choice to punctuation to citations, here's how to show your smarts by writing it right.

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How to Use Writing Technology to Support Students with Dyslexia

How to Use Writing Technology to Support Students with Dyslexia

Looking for new writing technology to support your dyslexic students? Are you meeting their needs in your classroom? Find out more about the most popular products on the market.

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A Teacher’s Review of Boomwriter: Software Features to Inspire Your Class in Remote Writing Lessons

A Teacher’s Review of Boomwriter: Software Features to Inspire Your Class in Remote Writing Lessons

BoomWriter's responsive software helps inspire students to write across all disciplines in an interactive, remote environment. In this article, I examine BoomWriter's features and talk about how to use it in your classroom.

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The Best Middle Grade Books Your Classroom Needs

The Best Middle Grade Books Your Classroom Needs

Always recommending the same few authors to your middle-grade readers? Discover these new releases, issue-driven stories, and classic reads every school library needs.

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5 Creative Ways to Teach Writing for Distance Learning

5 Creative Ways to Teach Writing for Distance Learning

Moved to remote learning? Struggling to teach writing when your students aren't in front of you? Don't panic. We've got 5 tips to help you successfully teach writing twhen your students work from home.

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What Is Microlearning and How Can It Improve Student Writing Outcomes?

What Is Microlearning and How Can It Improve Student Writing Outcomes?

What is a microlearning approach and how can you use it to improve student writing outcomes? Explore how this eLearning trend can work in your classroom.

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How to Write a Successful PhD Proposal

How to Write a Successful PhD Proposal

Want to start a PhD? Check out our essential guide to writing a PhD proposal that gets you noticed for all the right reasons. We'll explain everything you need to be successful.

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9 Ways to Make Teaching Punctuation Fun

9 Ways to Make Teaching Punctuation Fun

Think teaching punctuation is boring? It doesn't have to be! In this article, we share nine great ideas to get your class enjoying learning and punctuating perfectly.

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15 Real-Life Writing Opportunities for Your Classroom

15 Real-Life Writing Opportunities for Your Classroom

Fed up seeing poor quality writing from your students? Stuck practising skills every day? Transform your lessons with these 15 easy classroom ideas for real-world writing outcomes.

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Does Unconscious Bias Affect Your Marking and Feedback?

Does Unconscious Bias Affect Your Marking and Feedback?

Could unconscious bias affect how you mark and respond to student work? Find out what it is, why it's a problem, and ways you can prevent unconscious bias damaging the support you offer groups of learners in your class.

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10 Engaging Ways to Teach Grammar in the Classroom

10 Engaging Ways to Teach Grammar in the Classroom

Let's make grammar great again! Here are 10 easy ideas to use in your classroom to make learning fun, effective, and memorable.

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7 Steps to Starting a School Newspaper

7 Steps to Starting a School Newspaper

Are you thinking of setting up a school newspaper but worried about the added workload it brings? We share 7 essential tips to help you successfully launch a newspaper without sacrificing your free time.

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SelfPubCon: Don't Miss This Top Online Conference for Indie Authors

SelfPubCon: Don't Miss This Top Online Conference for Indie Authors

The Self-Publishing Advice Conference (#SelfPubCon) is an online author conference. It runs free of charge twice yearly, in association with the Alliance of Independent Authors and attracts the cream of self-publishing experts and advisors as speakers and sponsors. #SelfPubCon offers 24 sessions over 24 hours of excellent self-publishing webinars and presentations, so you can watch the conference unfold live, from wherever you are in the world.

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