Juan Felipe Herrera Poetry Foundation Residency

Poet Laureate of the United States Juan Felipe Herrera will share his La Casa de Colores project and conduct student workshops during his residency at the Poetry Foundation in ...

Education Talk Radio: NCTE on 21st Century Literacy

Mary Ressler, literary specialist at Centerville Middle School, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, and recipient of the 2015 NCTE Media Literacy Award, discusses 21st century literacy and “Movie of the Mind,” a method to teach ...

Six Ways to Help Quiet Students Participate in Discussions

You want everyone to participate in your classroom discussion—but some students hardly ever speak! Try the strategies below for helping quiet students join the discussion. They will often begin participating when they feel ...

Great Books & the Chicago History Museum’s “Chicago Authored” Exhibit

We’re honored by the Chicago History Museum’s invitation to participate in its December 9 Middle and High School Student Symposium introducing students to the museum’s ”Chicago Authored” ...