Alyssa Barrett

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Supporting Linguistically and Culturally Diverse Learners in English Education

Preamble<p>As public intellectuals and agents of change, we recognize that English teachers and teacher educators are complicit in the reproduction of …

Slate Magazine - Politics, Business, Technology, and the Arts

Cover StoryHas Paul Ryan Already Lost Control? Jim Newell It might look like it. But House Republicans have always acted this way.<p>Don Blankenship Is …

What is Grammar?

A Web search for the word <i>grammar</i> brings up about 171,000,000 hits. Many of the links lead to discussions of “bad grammar.” In popular usage, <i>grammar</i> …

5 Ways Classroom Design Can Improve What We Learn And Who Learns It

By Jessica Leber5 minute Read<p>Young undergraduates walk into a computer science lab at Stanford University and are handed a career survey about their …

Pedagogy

DIY Lesson Plan Book (and Pinterest Inspired Presidents)

DIY POST-IT NOTE PLAN BOOK....Oh yeah! The meat and potatoes of this post....my lesson plan book which I am in LOVE with! In the past I h...

15 Books That Will Make You A Better Teacher

These books are mostly written by teachers for teachers. They range form the latest research on students, teachers talking about overcoming inequality to help students learn, and great techniques every teacher can use in their classroom.

7 Stunning iOS Apps For Fiction Lovers

The best novels are immersive -- either their plots compel readers to turn page after page, or their ideas buzz wildly in our minds. But novels necessarily don't inundate <i>all</i> of our senses. Unlike most other artistic mediums, much of the sensory legwork must be completed on the part of the readers' …

Apps