Writing tip: Avoid ableist language

Writing tip: Avoid ableist language

When I fractured my ankle, I had to be in a walking boot for a couple of weeks. I was lucky to still be mobile, but I had to stay off uneven terrain while in the boot and four weeks after. I became acutely aware of hard it can be to get around even on solid ground. My...
Need a hobby? Try nature journaling!

Need a hobby? Try nature journaling!

Looking for a new hobby? Want to stretch your creativity? Interested in more self-expression? Need an excuse to engage with nature? Nature journaling is a great pastime that requires few resources can be done any time you want and has serious health benefits. The...
How to write an assessment or review

How to write an assessment or review

Writing performance reviews and self-assessments can be intimidating. But I've got a strategy that helps. It started as a framework for sketching out a persuasive argument for students, but I quickly saw that it had a lot of non-school applications, like the closely...