Heather Wolpert-Gawron

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Tweenteacher Update

Tweenteacher Update

By on January 25, 2011

I owe my readers a mea culpa for the last month or so, and I wanted to let you in on a little of what’s been going on with me both personally and professionally. No worries, however, I’ll be back

Blogging with Middle Schoolers: Frontloading and First Steps

Blogging with Middle Schoolers: Frontloading and First Steps

By on September 8, 2010

So I just finished introducing blogging to my middle school classes. They are hooked, as each year before them was hooked. I use it as a substitute for Reading Logs, that dreaded love-of-reading killer which causes eye rolls in many

New Blogger on my Reader: Sarah Puglisi

New Blogger on my Reader: Sarah Puglisi

By on April 16, 2010

I’ve discovered a new blogger whose lastest post, 100 Questions for Arne Duncan, is exactly what we should all be doing.  Rather than always be on the defensive as a profession, we should be requiring our employees, that is, our