How to Learn from Other Teachers

I think the most frustrating thing for me about teaching is the isolation. Not just the physical isolation of our classroom spaces–being the only one who seemingly holds our role in the room, alone as the adult–but also the way that we never get to see one another practice our Read more…

By karlahilliard, ago

Your Next Lesson: Annotation Stations

By Karla Hilliard Too many times, text annotations turn into a scavenger hunt for literary or rhetorical devices. Many a pen-wielding student has invested hours of time marking and highlighting and commenting and sticky-note-ing and chasing down elusive examples of obscure devices or filling up margins for the sake of Read more…

By karlahilliard, ago