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In Thanks: Books That Built a Writing Teacher

What are the books that have shaped you as a teacher of writing? Reflecting today, in thanks, for the authors and books that have influenced my life as a teacher.

Day by Day

Update: Day by Day

There are a couple of exciting things that have happened with Day by Day since it came out late last fall. 1)  Day by Day is now available as an E-Book.  Same content as the book, just formatted for your e-Reader. 2)  Part of the video footage Stenhouse shot of Ruth and I in November, right… Continue reading Update: Day by Day

celebration · Day by Day

A Book Party

I am sitting here, humbled and grateful. My school hosted a Book Party/Signing for me yesterday. I am fortunate to work for a school who values professional development and celebrates together when good things happen. With each person who walked through the door, my smile grew bigger. I am thankful to work among the best… Continue reading A Book Party