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when to use: I versus me 8 Replies

Started by teachermom. Last reply by Andrés Esquivel Jr 7 hours ago.

How do you have students mark texts (with classroom sets)? 5 Replies

Started by Ethan Johnson. Last reply by Jenna Gardner yesterday.

Self Evaluation / Rubric

Started by Scott Weber on Tuesday.

Keeping Students Busy During Research Papers 14 Replies

Started by Christopher Eckhardt. Last reply by Carol S Feb 22.

Deeper Learning - Narrative Technique/Multiple Pathways

Started by Amy Cody Clancy Feb 21.

Engaging Short Stories for 8th Grade 8 Replies

Started by Dana Gallup. Last reply by Dana Gallup Feb 19.

Using NPR's "Serial" 2 Replies

Started by Jeff Lombardo. Last reply by Melanie Hazen Feb 18.

Help! Choosing one close reading text to read next break 3 Replies

Started by pink and green teacher. Last reply by Bev Feb 16.

Senior English book ideas 15 Replies

Started by Jennifer Gandarias. Last reply by Mary Feb 15.

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Reducing Bullying by Creating Community

Posted by Jill Jenkins on February 27, 2015 at 12:15pm

The Delicate Balance

Posted by Jill Jenkins on February 27, 2015 at 12:01pm

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Posted by Alan Sitomer on February 13, 2015 at 5:00pm — 7 Comments

For the Sake of Argument

Posted by J. D. Wilson, Jr. on February 9, 2015 at 7:30pm — 48 Comments

Lexile/Career resources

Posted by Patricia on January 23, 2015 at 5:21am

For Those Who Would Defend Freedom

Posted by John Creger on January 16, 2015 at 11:00pm — 1 Comment

Teaching Film Without The Film

Posted by Frank W. Baker on January 11, 2015 at 5:21pm

Film fact-checking is here to stay

Posted by Frank W. Baker on January 4, 2015 at 11:53am

Do you teach sitcoms? Then you must read this.

Posted by Frank W. Baker on December 29, 2014 at 5:36pm



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