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From the Current Issue:
9 Days until the NCTE Annual Convention Begins!
Ask your questions and get psyched this Sunday night, November 17, during #nctechat at 8 p.m. ET.
Follow the NCTE Annual Convention action, from home or from Boston, on Twitter at #ncte13.
Preview the session materials convention speakers
are adding to the Connected Community.
826DC Teaches Young Readers and Writers
That "the World Is as Amazing as You Imagine It"
The Washington Post, November 10, 2013
. . . A Few Ways to Imagine the Writing World:
Teaching in the Cloud: How Google Docs Are Revolutionizing the Classroom
Cognoscenti, WBUR.org, November 12, 2013
Annual Convention session B.06: "How I Learned to Write (and Teach) Digital Stories: Reinventing Writers in the Digital Era"
Using Writing to Combat Bullying and Cliques
Education Week Teacher, November 4, 2013 (free registration required)
Annual Convention sessions on Bullying
Persuasion across Time and Space
Learn about some persuasive writing techniques and more that you can use with your students in session F.39: "(Re)Inventing Middle Level English in Contemporary City School Classrooms"
Writing with Them
NCTE member Kevin Hodgson writes about the writing in his classroom. MiddleWeb blog, November 3, 2013
Kevin Hodgson presents in session L.19: "Core Standards: Minding the Gaps (An Ignite Session)"
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