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Ashley Puffer

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Take a Look Inside Leading Well, Lucy Calkins’ New Book for School Leaders

Read an excerpt from Chapter 7 of Lucy Calkins' new book for school leaders. In this chapter, you’ll find: ways to make time for teachers to plan together, tips to ensure collaborative groups go well, ways to anticipate and dissipate resistance, and more.  (continue reading)
Ashley Puffer Dec 7, 2018 1:33:44 PM

Ramp up Your Writing Workshop with Lucy Calkins' Up the Ladder Units

Lucy Calkins and her TCRWP coauthors recently sat down and answered some frequently asked questions about this essential series. Read the excerpts below and follow the link to view the full interviews.  (continue reading)
Ashley Puffer Oct 5, 2018 12:07:00 PM

Collaborate with Lucy Calkins at TCRWP Office Hours

Join us on September 6th at 4:00–5:00 pm (EST) for Lucy Calkins/TCRWP Office Hours! Register now for the opportunity to discuss your questions with Lucy and receive practical advice on topics such as how to raise the level of your practice, how to support implementation of the units, and much more.  (continue reading)
Ashley Puffer Aug 29, 2018 2:57:00 PM

How Can Phonics Help Our Young Writers?

Lucy Calkins and Amanda Hartman recently sat down to discuss how the forthcoming Units of Study in Phonics support the Writing Units of Study for grades K–5 and why this connection is so important for young writers.  (continue reading)
Ashley Puffer May 25, 2018 3:13:00 PM

Phonics is for Reading and Writing

In a recent series of short video interviews, Lucy Calkins and her TCRWP coauthors discussed the guiding principles they had in mind while creating the forthcoming Units of Study in Phonics. Watch the videos below to discover the why the authors paid particular attention to transfer and engagement.  (continue reading)
Ashley Puffer May 11, 2018 12:03:00 AM

How to Plan for Book Clubs in Middle School

How to Plan for Book Clubs in Middle School  (continue reading)
Ashley Puffer Oct 17, 2017 4:37:35 AM

What Does Research Say Adolescent Readers Need?

What Does Research Say Adolescent Readers Need?  (continue reading)
Ashley Puffer Jun 23, 2017 2:26:58 PM

Engaging Readers: Lucy Calkins discusses the TCRWP Classroom Libraries

Engaging Readers: Lucy Calkins discusses the TCRWP Classroom Libraries  (continue reading)
Ashley Puffer May 17, 2017 7:03:57 AM

An Unprecedented Curation Process: Lucy Calkins and Colleagues Discuss the TCRWP Classroom Libraries

An Unprecedented Curation Process: Lucy Calkins and Colleagues Discuss the TCRWP Classroom Libraries  (continue reading)
Ashley Puffer May 10, 2017 7:07:10 AM

The Importance of Choosing the Right Book: Lucy Calkins Discusses the Classroom Libraries

The Importance of Choosing the Right Book: Lucy Calkins Discusses the Classroom Libraries  (continue reading)
Ashley Puffer May 3, 2017 7:11:14 AM

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