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Mission Impossible: Teaching Vocabulary

By Jessica Salfia Vocabulary. It can be the worst, amiright? It’s been one of the most polarizing topics in many of the workshops and professional development seminars I’ve been in.  Most teachers believe it’s difficult to teach well, and many teachers I’ve talked to about teaching vocabulary have two main complaints:  it Read more…

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3 Tricks To Put in Your Teacher Bag

By Karla Hilliard In this past week’s AP Lit chat on Twitter, we discussed our proverbial bag of teaching tricks, appropriately dubbed “Tricks of the Trade.” It was a rich discussion with many, many reliable and exciting strategies. We chatted about our best tricks for creating opportunities for movement in Read more…

By karlahilliard, ago