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Putting the spotlight on creative writing - Suburban Life Publications

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Putting the spotlight on creative writing
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“It was a very small bird.
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Tweet from @AdviceToWriters

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You must be prepared to work always without applause.
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How The Power Of Photographs Can Inspire Writing - Edudemic

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In this project idea, we take a look at how teachers and others can use the power of photographs to inspire writing.
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How to use nonfiction texts to teach writing techniques

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Nonfiction works can be used to teach literary techniques and model quality writing styles, such as using strong introductions and conclusions, metaphor and ono (How to use nonfiction texts to #teach #writing techniques
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Amazon.com: Oh, Yeah?!: Putting Argument to Work Both in School and Out (Exceeding the Common Core State Standards) (9780325042909): Michael Smith, Jeffrey D Wilhelm, James Fredricksen: Books

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What I am reading for the Eastern Michigan Writing Project's SI 2012 Continuity sessions.

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Michael, the Student Who Inspired Me to Quit Teaching - National Writing Project

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Michael, the Student Who Inspired Me to Quit Teaching - National Writing Project http://t.co/dI9Vcs20 via @writingproject
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Book Talk: Tom Rachman on identity, writing and finding success - Reuters

Book Talk: Tom Rachman on identity, writing and finding success
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A: You have got to trust your judgment and hope the features that made your past writing interesting and appealing will continue to do that for the new book.
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Writers inspired by the moon

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How Shakespeare, Mark Twain, Sylvia Plath and others were inspired by this midnight muse.
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Literacy Through Technology: The Power of Digital Storytelling - National Writing Project

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Ten Ideas That Get Kids Writing - National Writing Project

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The Writing Revolution

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For years, nothing seemed capable of turning around New Dorp High School’s dismal performance—not firing bad teachers, not flashy education technology, not after-school programs.
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Thoughtful article about how explicit writng instruction improved student outcomes at a poorly performing high school.

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