Announcing Our New Co-Authors & Contributing Writers

It’s my pleasure to announce new additions to our dynamic team of classroom teachers, literacy coaches, staff developers, and authors who are joining TWT as co-authors and contributing writers.

blogging · Slice of Life Story Challenge

Tips for New Slicers

Whether you're new to our annual March writing challenge OR are expanding this community of writers by inviting your friends or colleagues to join in March, then you'll want to check out this post filled with tips and answers to FAQs about the Slice of Life Story Challenge.

blogging · mentor texts · Slice of Life Story Challenge · writing workshop

Blogging to Build a Writing Habit

Preparing for a presentation on how blogging can help you build a writing habit, I've been reflecting on the power of blogging. The rewards are many. How has blogging shaped your life?

blogging · slice of life · summer vacation

2020 June/July Vacation

As this historic school year comes to a close, the TWT team is taking a break through the rest of June and July. We will return on August 2nd. Of course, we will still be here each Tuesday for Slice of Life through June and July and we look forward to connecting through stories.

audience · authentic writing · Belief Statements · blogging · COVID-19 · writing workshop

Beliefs Inspire Actions During Remote Learning

My beliefs about teaching and learning have grounded the decisions I make, in the classroom and now during this time of remote learning. Come with me on a video tour of how my beliefs are shaping my actions. Share in the comments how your beliefs are influencing the instructional decisions are you are making.