New Teachers

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Jul'14

Teaching Freshmen about Thinking

Teaching Ninth Graders (Freshmen) New teachers of ninth grade or freshmen students often are surprised at how literal their students …

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08

May'14

Summative Assessments

Prepping for Exams Students should not be surprised about what they are expected to know and be able to do …

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21

Jan'14

Introduce Young Adult Titles

Slides for Book Talks Come here for slides to use in book talks to introduce young adult titles to your …

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12

Jan'14

Introduce New Titles

Slides for Book Talks Come here for slides to use in book talks to introduce young adult titles to your …

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30

Dec'13

Newest Book – Teaching Reading in Middle School!

Just in Time for Spring Planning Check it out at Rowman and Littlefield: Education  Ready for educators in all instructional …

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18

Nov'13

My New Book! – Teaching Writing

Check it out at Rowman and Littlefield: Education Ready for new teachers, those new to teaching middle school and those …

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12

Nov'13

Efficient Classtime

Practical ways to manage class time and help students stay on task. Adapt for your classroom.

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25

Sep'13

Writing – Reflection, Responses and Grades

Student Feedback  You’ll hear lots of great ideas from colleagues near and far. Here are some to add to those …

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15

Sep'13

A Day in the Life of…

Measure Comprehension A DAY IN THE LIFE OF…. It’s always fun to find alternative ways for students to show what …

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13

May'13

Sir Ken Robinson: Life from Death?

Education – The Future I invite you to view this TED Talk-Education clip featuring Sir Ken Robinson’s insightful and inspiring …

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