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News from Paris (Mon Amour)

How’s it all going? I keep being asked. It’s been a very busy and exciting first two weeks for the paperback edition of Paris Mon Amour… 821 more words

Books

Spy writing workshop for kids!

My mom looked found a link to a Spy fiction writer ‘s workshop for kids. I am soooooo doing this!  In the workshop, we will get to write, practice the art of disguise and play with spy gadgets. 37 more words

Project entry # 8: Drew Lamm on starting a writer's workshop

In the last post, Sam drew out the significance of the Liars Circle in Gold City. This, and a discussion of reader’s circles, made me think of Drew Lamm an artisanal leader in my community. 82 more words

Connecticut

Cultivate Your Garden

I love the advice given by Jennifer Gonzalez at Cult of Pedagogy: Find your Marigold.  She writes that new teachers should find “positive, supportive, energetic teachers” and stick close to them, ask them for help, advice, and support. 826 more words

Readers Workshop

4 Don'ts Teaching a Writing Workshop

I had one student today. A boy of seven years who reminded me that raw confidence supplies unlimited inspiration. 474 more words

Writing

The Case of the Anonymous Commenter

They don’t teach handwriting analysis or crime scene investigation in teachers college. Those are skills good teachers just pick up along the way.

I had to call on these superpowers last week in  546 more words

Slice Of Life

2017 Something New: A Day of Writing

    In an intimate setting on the second floor of the Enid Public Library the coffee brewed and snacks called our name – but we were writing. 228 more words