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Double-Duty Writing Instruction by Emily Gallo

Writing lessons that foster social and emotional skills at the elementary, middle, and high school levels. Source: Edutopia Employers today are searching for individuals who have the ability to empathize, communicate clearly, and make unique discoveries. So how exactly do … Continue reading

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Real College Admission Essay Prompts From This Year’s Applications #ASMSG #MondayBlogs #IARTG #RRBC

by VI-AN NGUYEN @vian_nguyen Millions of high school seniors around the country are busy penning college admissions essays based on prompts like the thought-provoking ones below, which we pulled from this year’s applications. (In many cases, the prompts below are … Continue reading

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Selected Essays On Education: Call & Response – “When One Teaches Two Learn”

Hello from Amazon KDP! Congratulations! The book “Selected Essays on Education: Call & Response – “When One Teaches Two Learn“” you recently submitted to KDP and enrolled in KDP Select has been published to the Kindle Store and is already … Continue reading

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Essays on Education: Ten Chapters / Over 100 Pages – Available This Weekend!

I would like to introduce you to my next project (my 59th book), a book I’ve been planning to write for a long time (really). Professional Development The Quality of Teachers JOHN HARVARD PUBLIC SCHOOL OF EXCELLENCE: A TURNAROUND MODEL … Continue reading

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Essays On Education: When One Teaches Two Learn (My Next Project)

I would like to introduce you to my next project (my 59th book), a book I’ve been planning to write for a long time (really). As you can see, it’s already got its cover, so I’m serious about this book. … Continue reading

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First Responders & A Personal Essay: Which Books Have Influenced Me?

Firstly, I want to thank all the readers who have shared with me the books which have influenced you. I appreciate your sharing with me, here, by responding to my original blog post, on Facebook, on LinkedIn, by email, anyway, … Continue reading

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The Nation’s Report Card: Can You Do the 12th Grade NAEP Writing Task?

12th Grade Writing Task: How Do You Use Technology (Video Prompt) Write an essay for a college admissions committee about one kind of information or communication technology you use. Describe what it is and explain why the technology is important … Continue reading

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Why American Students Can’t Write: Response From A Teacher in Chile

Why American Students Can’t Write Source: The Atlantic In “The Writing Revolution,” Peg Tyre traces the problems at one troubled New York high school to a simple fact: The students couldn’t write coherent sentences. In 2009 New Dorp High made … Continue reading

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Congratulations! Your Book, “Poems & Poetry: Our Story” has been published on Amazon Kindle!

Hello from Amazon KDP! Congratulations Thomas! Your book, “Poems & Poetry: Our Story” you recently submitted to KDP and enrolled in KDP Select has been published to the Kindle Store and is already available* for readers to purchase here. KDP … Continue reading

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Most Studious: Personal Essay Genre

Most Studious: A Collection of Personal Essays Most Studious on Amazon Kindle For more than four hundred years, the personal essay has been one of the richest and most vibrant of all literary forms. Distinguished from the detached, formal essay … Continue reading

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