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INBOX is a weekly e-mail wrap-up of the most important stories in English language arts education, ideas for your classroom, and news from NCTE.

Sent each week to NCTE members (to the email address we have on file for you), this e-newsletter is mailed once a month to nonmembers.

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From the Current Issue:

Txtng Rules
NCTE member Anne Curzan writes in support of using the language conventions that fit the form.  Lingua Franca blog, The Chronicle of Higher Education, March 1, 2013  

Response: "Ten Elements of Effective Instruction"
NCTE member Jim Burke offers "The Ten Elements of Effective Instruction" with the caveat that "What helps our students learn best is what must guide us."  Larry Ferlazzo's Classroom Q & A  blog, Education Week, March 3, 2013

Women's History Month: Seven Lesson Plan Resources for Teachers
Included in the list is "Women's History" from ReadWriteThink.  Matt Davis's blog, Edutopia, February 28, 2013

Inside Higher Ed, February 27, 2013

Big Push for Open Access
The White House orders it.  Inside Higher Ed, February 25, 2013

Teacher Standoff Stokes Debate over Standardized Tests
Reuters, March 3, 2013 


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