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The “All-Time” Best Resources, Articles & Blog Posts For Teachers Of English Language Learners

Last updated: 02/17/2018

I’ve been posting annual lists of The Best Resources, Articles & Blog Posts For Teachers of ELLs for a number of years. In addition, I’ve also been publishing separate lists o

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10 YA Thrillers For Fans Of ONE OF US IS LYING

Last updated: 02/17/2018

Ever since it debuted, One Of Us Is Lying by Karen M. MacManus has been a hit on bestseller lists as well as among its teenage fans. Just goes to show that there’s always room fo

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Langley School

Last updated: 02/17/2018

Langley is a popular, over-subscribed mainstream 11-16 school, supporting approximately 1000 children including 70 children with Statements of SEN. It is also highly regarded for i

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Harry Potter Fan Fiction Creative Writing Assignment

Last updated: 02/17/2018

Are you looking to add a little more writing to your child’s reading habit? Check out this brilliant creative writing assignment for Harry Potter fans! It’s no secret that my

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Think You Are Too Old for Young Adult Novels? Think Again!

Last updated: 02/17/2018

I can’t remember when I started reading Young Adult (YA) books. Even though I am in my thirties, I can still relate to the stories of characters who are constantly trying to disc

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How do you bungee? A PD Session from last year.

Last updated: 02/17/2018

How do you bungee? A PD Session from last year. What are labels good for, anyway? This has been a wondering of mine for quite a while. I think I had a vague feeling that labels are

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Literacy Lenses

Last updated: 02/17/2018

On 10/12/17 #G2Great was delighted to welcome Stephanie Harvey and Annie Ward to our guest host seat of honor. As soon as we said our first “hello friends,” our dedicated #G2Gr

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5 Steps to Build a Diverse Classroom Library and Encourage Empathy

Last updated: 02/17/2018

5 Steps to Build a Diverse Classroom Library and Encourage Empathy By Guest Blogger on September 6, 2017 4:24 PM The need to encourage empathy for others is being felt in classroom

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February #NCTEchat: The Canon of Our Community - NCTE

Last updated: 02/17/2018

Jazmen Moore (@jazmen_moore), Chicago, IL Crystal Beach (@cbeach717), Metro-Atlanta, Georgia Committee Against Racism and Bias in the Teaching of EnglishFebruary 18, 2018—8 p.m.

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Institute for Mathematics and Computer Science

Last updated: 02/17/2018

Logic is the systematic study of reasoned argument. Why study logic? For students planning to take university-level math courses, which typically involve reading and writing proofs

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