The Mysterious Bird of Fire
Writing collaboratively with kids.
The Semester-Long Story
Nurturing perseverance and a sense of exploration.
Show and Don’t Tell
Using flash fiction to teach personal narrative.
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A Disciplined Eye and a Wild Mind
A thank you to Bernadette Mayer.
You Must Change Your Life
Demystifying and remystifying poetry in the classroom.
Here Papi Catch
A teaching artists guides students through the movie in their minds.
Is That a Rock?
Erasure as empowerment in the middle school classroom.
Using the Broken Pieces
Reflections on writing and teaching poetry.
Reprise: Lesson Plans
A window into The Poetry Studio and the new collection, Another World: Poetry and Art by Young People.
You Are Who We Love
A lesson plan for collaborative poems inspired by Aracelis Girmay.
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Writing Our Way Through
Clear, fun, and engaging “lessons” for writing at home with young people.
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