This topic came to mind when I followed up Charlotte Bronte’s Shirley and The Professor with the 2010 book Heaven is For Real by Todd Burpo and Lynn Vincent. 510 more words
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Um, wow. This is the first “classic” I’ve voluntarily read, ever. My Goodreads “read” shelf is chock full of other classic titles but believe me, had it not been for the English Lit classes I’ve taken over the years, most of those would have never caught my attention, let alone been read to the last page. 1,069 more words
Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë. Book 1 in the 'Books I studied at school/college/university...which I actually loved' series..
Hey guys, I was thinking yesterday about all those books which I had to read while I was still in education. I went through primary school,secondary school, college and university and have always had to read so many different books. 719 more words
As I enter my 10th year of teaching English at the high school level, I have been very fortunate, so far, to have had colleagues and administration that support my use of comics/graphic novels in the classroom; growing up, I was a comic book kid, and there was no way I wasn’t going to bring my love of comics into the classroom. 1,420 more words