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Schools do track, often in subtle ways. Lots to think about here.
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+glenda funk There is Glenda:)
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Not every day does a simple high school teacher find herself the subject of an award-winning novelist's blog. Thank you, Beth, for the words, all the words on your blog and in your books. 
"Kephart at her poetic and powerful best. ONE THING STOLEN is a masterwork—a nest of beauty and loss, a flood of passion so sweet one can taste it. This is no ordinary book. It fits into no box. It is its own box—its own language." — A.S. King. Find out more about this Florence novel, ...
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Last week I traveled to Washington D.C. for the 2004 NCTE Annual Convention at the Gaylord Resort. I have now attended the NCTE Annual Convention six times and participated as a program participant five times. My first opport...
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My personal voting story and Idaho's choice for Superintendent of Public Instruction.
I get a little sentimental around election day as I recall my first time voting. It was 1972; I was 14. Richard Nixon won in a landslide over over George McGovern Nixon won 508 electoral votes to McGovern's 17. I marked th...
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Just before I left for the NCTE Annual Convention, I shared with seniors my excitement about getting to meet many fabulous authors whose books I admire and whose generosity touches me. Among those authors I mentioned, one s...
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Thanksgiving is a time for telling family stories and reminiscing. It seems fitting to do so the weekend after #NCTE14 and its theme of "Storytelling as Landscape of Knowing." 
This Thanksgiving my heart is full. I returned from NCTE 2014 brimming with stories, but I'll be sharing about that experience in a separate post in a few days.  For now, I'm thinking about my grandmother, Phoebe Cowen, an...
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Maps tell stories. 
Maps tell stories. Sometimes those stories pretend to present objective ideas; sometimes those stories are strictly imaginative, as in maps created for novels such as "We Were Liars."  A Map of the World: The World According...
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Join NEA President Lily Eskelsen Garcia in challenging Time Magazine's recent teacher-bashing cover. Sign the letter and share. 
As a teacher, it’s disheartening that not a single teacher was given voice in last week’s cover article (The War on Teacher Tenure, November 3).
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