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#Dublit18, Inspiration

What inspires me to continue on the path that I have chosen? Why am I an educator? I sit and I ponder this probably more than any sane human should. 888 more words

The “Share a Line” Shakedown

Hands down, one of my favorite parts of the Writing Workshop is an idea called “Share a line.” I discovered “Share a Line” in Penny Kittle’s wonderful book, … 979 more words

Middle School

10 Things I Know to be True

This year I am making an effort to write beside my students in class as often as I can. Thanks, Penny Kittle for showing me the importance of this idea. 210 more words