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Learning from one of my teachers about a site for ELL students that presents news articles at 5 different reading levels.  Wish I had this when I taught English! https://newsela.com/ Advertisements

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Reflections on PD

Today was the first full PD day I had with my new staff at Ridgemont HS. I’ve really enjoyed working with this great group of educators, but today I really got to see how these people work together to further … Continue reading

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Apps for Engaging Reluctant Readers

On April 13th, 2011, Barbara Welsford facilitated an Elimunate Webinar on Assistive Technology, Apps In Action for Reluctant Readers. The link below will take you to the slides of her presentation. Apps for Reluctant Readers

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Interesting Reads

Every week I come across books and articles thatI want to read but rarely find the time to really get into.  Here are some new resources that may be helpful to teachers who are interested in continuing on the road … Continue reading

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Critical Thinking @ GCI

At the March 8, 2011 GCI Staff Meeting, we discussed Critical Thinking in our school and what it looks like. The survey results suggest that we are pretty comfortable with our understanding of Critical Thinking and how to use it … Continue reading

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