Volume 40, Issue 2, Winter 2008-2009

From the archive.

Before transitioning to an online publication in 2015, Teachers & Writers Magazine was published in print. Since it’s first iteration as a newsletter in 1967, the magazine has shared inumerable resources with those teaching the art of creative writing. These print resources are now available at our online archive.


Table of Contents

The Bechtel Prize: Winners and Finalists

Within Words: Making Students at Home in the Language of Literature by Michael Bazzett, 2008 Bechtel Prize Winner

Being There: Phillip Lopate on Improvisation and the Art of Teaching by Jenny Williams

Being With Children excerpt by Phillip Lopate

Picturing Poetry: A Collaboration Marries Word and Image in the Classroom by Karen L. Lewis

In the Classroom: Using Student Photographs as Writing Prompts by Karen L. Lewis

The Literary Anatomy: The Sonnet/ “Little Song” For Middle- and High-School Students by Bertha Rogers

Letters to the Editor

Teachers & Writers Magazine is published by Teachers & Writers Collaborative as a resource for teaching the art of writing to people of all ages. The online magazine presents a wide range of ideas and approaches, as well as lively explorations of T&W’s mission to celebrate the imagination and create greater equity in and through the literary arts.