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Mindshift in How We Teach English Learners
Reimagine how you teach ELs by reconfiguring the way you view second-language acquisition and adapting your practices, policies, and resources to reflect it.
Joanna Miral
Shaped Staff
December 19, 2019
Redefining How We Teach Reading for the 21st Century
In a world increasingly driven by technology, it's time for educators to focus on teaching lessons that prepare students for digital reading.
Erik Palmer
Program Consultant, Into Reading and Into Literature
December 09, 2019
New Wings: Writing Praise Poems in the Classroom
Poet Glenis Redmond says teaching students how to write a praise poem is a great way to dive into metaphors and similes and have them flex their creative muscles.
Glenis Redmond
Poet and Teaching Artist
November 26, 2019
Podcast: Future Skills for Fact-Checking Online Fakes
Listen to a podcast on teaching media literacy in the classroom and developing effective media literacy programs in schools, featuring Katy Byron (MediaWise at Poynter) and Erik Palmer (author and former teacher).
Onalee Smith
Shaped Staff
November 19, 2019
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