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Continuing the conversation from our NCTE session

Our session was great. We had an inspiring conversation with the teachers who attended. They explored the tensions that surround our work with literature using the kind of honesty that we were definitely hoping for. We started out with introductions … Continue reading

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NCTE preparations

Mister S and I leave on Thursday morning for Chicago to present at NCTE. We’re facilitating a conversation on Sunday morning about teaching literature in the 21st century. It’s essentially an evolution of the presentation we did at the Colorado … Continue reading

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How long does it take to grade 88 personal narrative essays?

As I said in my last post, I will keep track of how long it takes me to grade 88 personal narrative essays. I’m starting to write this at 6:52 pm on Friday, October 21. I’ll publish this post when … Continue reading

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