The Oxford Comma's Day in Court

March 23, 2017

Recently, a group of dairy workers won a court battle and were awarded overtime pay due solely to the fact that their overtime guidelines did not include an Oxford comma.

The workers wanted overtime for distribution of goods from the dairy. The guidelines governing what was NOT eligible for overtime pay read, in part:

The canning, processing, preserving, freezing, drying, marketing, storing, packing for shipment or distribution of:

PEG Writing in the Classroom: Fire-Breathing Writers!

February 15, 2017

PEG Writing in the Classroom

The PEG Writing team is always excited to hear from our users and learn more about how they are using PEG Writing in the classroom. We share those examples of student and teacher work in our PEG Writing in the Classroom posts.

Celebrate Black History Month

February 1, 2017

 
Booker T Washington: Black History MonthFebruary is Black History Month. To help you celebrate, we've compiled a list of writing and reading resources.

On The Road Again

January 18, 2017

The PEG Writing team is excited to announce its first shows of 2017! In February, you can find us in Austin, TX, first at TCEA and then at the Texas Assessment Conference

Will you be at either one of these shows? Then come by the booth and say hello! We'll be in booth 1552 at the TCEA show and booth 604 during the Texas Assessment Conference.

So why should you stop by?

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 - PEG Writing, NC Write, 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 - PEG Writing, NC Write, 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 - PEG Writing, NC Write, 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.

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