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Teaching Your Favorite Novels in the Light of Common Core


By now you’ve either read or heard about the December 7 Common Core article in the UK’s Telegraph, announcing that schools in the US were replacing J. D. Salinger’s Catcher in the Rye… Continue reading

Book Review: To Timbuktu


To Timbuktu: Nine Countries, Two People, One True Story. Casey Scieszka and Steven Weinberg (illustrator). 2011. Casey and Steven have three plans for their post-college life: Be together. Be creative. Be somewhere else.… Continue reading