The Secondary Section enhances the professional lives of secondary English language arts educators and the quality of education of their students by providing multiple forums for significant dialogue on historical, current, and emerging topics of interest to secondary English language arts educators.
The Secondary Section Steering Committee will host a High School Matters Twitter chat on the first Wednesday of each month using the #HighSchoolMatters hashtag. While these chats will be sponsored by the Secondary Section Steering Committee, everyone is welcome to join the conversation.
Join us on Wednesday, February 1, at 8:00 p.m. ET as we kick-off our inaugural High School Matters Twitter chat with "Back to Our Roots: Literature & Literacy."
Come to February's chat ready to share you favorite books, activities, ideas, and lessons. We will be using these questions to drive the conversation:
- Question 1: What is your favorite book to teach?
- Question 2: What is your favorite activity to use when teaching literature?
- Question 3: How do you allow for student choice in literature selections?
- Question 4: What book have you assigned or recommended that changed a student or class?
- Question 5: What's a book you want to read or teach that you haven't yet had the opportunity?
- Question 6: Share a goal, question, or wondering you have about teaching literature as you head into the second half of the year?
- Question 7: What are suggestions for upcoming chat topics? Who might we consider adding to the conversation?
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