Teresa Easterling
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December 2017

How to Stop Killing the Love of Reading | Cult of Pedagogy
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How to Stop Killing the Love of Reading | Cult of Pedagogy

Too many schools are producing non-readers at an alarming rate, but it doesn't have to be that way. Pernille Ripp and I talk about how to change things.

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The Three-Step System For Getting Students to Do the Talking
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The Three-Step System For Getting Students to Do the Talking

I remember the first time I heard the phrase "student-centered classroom" and I almost chuckled. I had always believed my classroom was about the students, they were the reason we taught and my foc

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Looking Ahead to the ELA Exams: What We Have Already Mastered & Developing Next Steps
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Looking Ahead to the ELA Exams: What We Have Already Mastered & Developing Next Steps

There are two key considerations when planning a curriculum that supports success with ELA exams: time and level of text complexity.

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Opinion | How to Get Your Mind to Read
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Opinion | How to Get Your Mind to Read

Comprehension depends on what you already know. Let’s start there.

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Cultivating a Love of Reading in the Digital Age
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Cultivating a Love of Reading in the Digital Age

Four tips for taking advantage of apps and other tools to encourage students to read.

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How to Help Students Ask Better Questions by Creating a Culture of Inquiry
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How to Help Students Ask Better Questions by Creating a Culture of Inquiry

Student inquiry is at the heart of student choice. When students are able to ask their own questions, they can chase their curiosity and tap into thei...

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Is It Possible To Teach Grit?
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Is It Possible To Teach Grit?

In a previous post , I shared about the power of keystone habits. The ideas are based on the book The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do...

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How Metacognition Boosts Learning
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How Metacognition Boosts Learning

Students often lack the metacognitive skills they need to succeed, but they can develop these skills by addressing some simple questions.

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Teaching Current Events in the Age of Social Media
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Teaching Current Events in the Age of Social Media

Four tips for including the news in your curriculum while helping students cope with the abundance of negative stories.

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