Kevin Fuss

Kevin Fuss is a literacy teacher at the Maquoketa Middle School in Maquoketa, Iowa. He spent almost two decades substitute teaching at the middle school before finally getting the opportunity to become a full time staff member. As well as a teacher, Fuss is a coach, an author and a self-professed geek. He has written four self-published books as well as hundreds of movie reviews for his website, embraceyourgeeknesseyg.com.

Replacing Journal Writing with Blogging

Replacing Journal Writing with Blogging

The benefits of student journaling are well-known.  Research has documented that journal writing helps enhance student confidence in their writing, provides insight into the lives of the students, and aids in student learning of grammar and usage.  There is a reason why educators everywhere have continued to use this strategy. Journaling must evolve with the times to continue to

The benefits of student journaling are well-known.  Research has documented that journal writing helps enhance student confidence in their writing, provides insight into the lives of the students, and aids in student learning of grammar and usage.  There is a reason why educators everywhere have continued to use this strategy. Journaling must evolve with the times to continue to... read more