Why Your Students Should Write More in 2017

January 5, 2017

Welcome to 2017! It's customary around this time of year for many people to make resolutions for the year to come. They resolve to lose the weight, take up a hobby, finish that project that's been gathering dust in the corner, or learn a new skill. In light of these goals, we say, why not learn to write?

#WhyIWrite: Team PEG

October 21, 2016

All week, the team behind our writing products - PEG Writing, NC Write, and PEG Writing Scholar - has been sharing their stories of why they write. 

#WhyIWrite: Erin

October 20, 2016

Today is National Day on Writing! All week, the team behind our writing products - PEG Writing, NC Write, and PEG Writing Scholar - has been sharing their stories of why they write. We hope you enjoy getting to know our team and hearing about why they choose to write.

#WhyIWrite: Ann

October 19, 2016

In honor of National Writing Day on October 20, the team behind our writing products - NC Write, PEG Writing, and PEG Writing Scholar - will be sharing their stories of why they write. We will share a story per day this week. We hope you enjoy getting to know our team and hearing about why they choose to write.

#WhyIWrite: Camilla

October 18, 2016

In honor of National Writing Day on October 20, the team behind our writing products - NC Write, PEG Writing, and PEG Writing Scholar - will be sharing their stories of why they write. We will share a story per day this week. We hope you enjoy getting to know our team and hearing about why they choose to write.

#WhyIWrite: Brian

October 17, 2016

In honor of National Writing Day on October 20, the team behind our writing products - NC Write, PEG Writing, and PEG Writing Scholar - will be sharing their stories of why they write. We will share a story per day this week. We hope you enjoy getting to know our team and hearing about why they choose to write.

The Success of Formative Assessment in the Classroom

October 6, 2016

What is Formative Assessment?

Red or Blue? Election Resources to Help You This Season

September 15, 2016

The presidential election will be here before we know it! Even though Election Day is November 8, there are many current events that will take place between now and then that will undoubtedly create an opportunity for teaching and learning in your classroom. To help with that, we have compiled a list of resources that will get your students talking and writing about this important aspect of government. 

Behind the Scenes: Taking a Bite Out of the Big Apple

August 25, 2016

Erin Fletcher is the Assistant Manager of Online Content and Research here at Measurement Incorporated and is very involved with helping to curate the content our users see in MI's writing sites. Erin is also a twice published author of two YA books - Where You'll Find Me and Pieces of You and Me. She recently attended the Writer's Digest Annual Conference in New York City.

What Can The Olympics Teach Us About Writing?

August 15, 2016

 
Have you been watching the 2016 Olympic Games? So far, the United States is leading in total medal count, with 70, and gold medal count, with 26. Go team USA!
 
But there's more to the Olympics than medal count. There are many lessons to be learned from watching the world's top athletes compete (and dominate) in their sport. Even more specifically, we can take some of these lessons and apply them to writing.
 
Like what? you may ask.
 

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