I just officially started summer break, which means more opportunities to reflect on my teaching and blogging. Though sometimes when it is busy, it is easier to get more done than being lazy, so we’ll see.

How To Handle Aggressively Disrespectful Students– Michael Linsin always has good classroom management tips.

App smashing and Reading Rainbow-inspired book reviews

5 Vocab Practices That Need Updating– Alice Keeler has some simple ways to elevate some of our vocabulary practices.

Why your students need a podcast: How to do it fast and free– I like the idea of a podcast, and Matt Miller helps make it seem possible to use in your class.

On paying for digital classroom tools– To pay or not to pay. What are the benefits?

Use it or don’t