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Language Arts Podcasts--"Conversation Currents," November 2015

The NCTE Language Arts podcast, "Conversation Currents," presents interviews with noted educators discussing current research and practice in the language arts. A new podcast accompanies each bimonthly issue of Language Arts. Listen by clicking on the audio player below, or subscribe to the free podcast in the iTunes Store.

[The music for this podcast was written and performed by Branden Lisi and is © 2011 Branden Lisi.]

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Conversation Currents: Teaching ELA: An International Comparative Perspective (35:50)

In the Conversation Currents for the November 2015 issue of Language Arts, guest editors Mark Conley and Robyn Seglem talk with Marc Tucker about his views on English language arts instruction in an international comparative context. Tucker is head of the National Center on Education and the Economy, a founder of the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards, and a frequent writer about international comparisons among countries with regard to their educational systems and educational achievement.

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