Reflect & Connect: The Reflective Practitioner

Read the latest on the SABES ELA blog, Reflect & Connect: The Reflective Practitioner, posted 10/9/18:

Catch up on the previous blog posts:

  • Teaching History with Multimedia—Marie LeBlanc, Mass. Department of Corrections
  • Behind the Wall—Toni Hager, Hampden County Sheriff's Department, Western Mass. Regional Women’s Correctional Center
  • Summer Learning—Water Those Seeds of Learning—Lakshmi Nayak, SABES PD Center for ELA Curriculum & Instruction (Worcester)
  • "Where did you hear that?" Where to Start in Developing Critical Consumers of Information (divided into two posts)—Kristi Kaeppel, Holyoke Community College Adult Learning Center
  • Not Going It Alone—Brooke Machado, Boston Public Schools Adult Education Program
  • Meaningful Learning Opportunities Use Transferable Skills—Velvet Silva, SER-Jobs for Progress (Fall River)
  • Why I Teach—Joni Schottenfeld, Perkins Adult Literacy site, Boston Centers for Youth and Families
  • Critical Friends: an Investment that Returns—Rose Howse, formerly an ESOL literacy teacher and coordinator in a Boston program

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