<img height="1" width="1" alt="" style="display:none" src="https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=940171109376247&amp;ev=PageView&amp;noscript=1">

Dedicated to Teachers


Barry Lane: Going Back To The Party

aftertheend-cover21

Barry Lane's best-selling After THE END helped teachers see revision in a whole new light and inspired a generation of students to not only embrace revision but to realize that writing is revision. Now, the long-awaited second edition keeps Barry's humorous and endearing tone while updating his ideas and lessons for teaching writing with heart.

Barry sees a lot of reluctance and disinterest in revision. "It's done," students say. "Why revise it?" The trick, Barry says, is to teach students to love what revision really is. Watch the video below for more.

 

After THE END, Second Edition: Teaching and Learning Creative Revision is available now

♦ ♦ ♦ ♦

Barry Lane has taught writing in grades K–12, and authored many professional books to help teachers teach writing with joy and passion. His other books include Reviser's Toolbox, But How Do You Teach Writing? and Force Field for Good (with Colleen Mestdagh).

Posted by: Digital EditorPublished:

Topics: Video, Education Policy, Revision, Teaching and Learning Creative Revision, Writing, After the End, After The End Second Edition, Assessment, Barry Lane, language arts, Middle School

Comment on this post:

Related Posts

On the Podcast: A Teacher's Guide to Reading Conferences with Jennifer Serravallo

“Conferring…” writes author Jennifer Serravallo, “is where the magic happens.”
Steph George Jan 31, 2019 4:00:00 AM

How Listening Can Help

As teachers, what we do is as necessary as it is poetic as it is soulful as it is liberating. In teaching...
Steph George Jan 28, 2019 10:26:56 AM

The Steps of A Math Conference

Learning how to confer is difficult because, even though we ask students to make their thinking visible, ...
Steph George Jan 18, 2019 7:57:00 AM

Making Writing Assignments Accessible to Our Students

In his latest book, author Jim Burke proposes taking a new approach to writing assignments; one that view...
Steph George Jan 11, 2019 9:49:41 AM