Daily Archive: August 4, 2019

Approximation vs. Mastery: Nurturing Independence from the Start


As our students write this year, it will be important for us to remember that they are still learners, and as such, they will be approximating. It will be unlikely they will reach mastery. Understanding this can actually improve our teaching…

Nurturing Independence From the Start


This week, the authors at Two Writing Teachers share ideas for building independence in your writing workshops. Here’s a preview of what our series includes.