Are Your Classes Suffering from “Assignment Creep?”

Are my classes suffering from ‘assignment creep?” I’ve been thinking about this concept a lot lately as I’ve been teaching some of the same courses for the past few years. You’ve probably heard of “feature creep.” A quick search of Google reveals this definition from Wikipedia: “The ongoing expansion or addition of new features in … Continue reading Are Your Classes Suffering from “Assignment Creep?”

The Link Schemes Change by Google: Why I Am Not Afraid!

I recently posted on the impact the change to Google’s link schemes is having on what we should teach students about writing press releases for the web. But what does this change mean? There are some concern around the web that this is going to have a very negative impact on PR. There again, some … Continue reading The Link Schemes Change by Google: Why I Am Not Afraid!