You'll see it everywhere--on Enotes, PinkMonkey, Quizlet--that Edgar Allan Poe's story, "The Tell-Tale Heart," is about guilt. How could it not be? The narrator committed a horrendous crime and he confessed; he must feel guilty! After much discussion with my counterpart, I've come to the conclusion that it's not guilt at all, but ego. Let's … Continue reading I have to get it out there–“The Tell-Tale Heart” isn’t about guilt.
In an effort to improve my practice this year, I've entered the Education Masters program at Rutgers Graduate School of Education. One of my classes required that I create a Padlet. I'm not really sure how it all works yet, but I think it might be something cool that I can use in the classroom. … Continue reading Classroom Padlet