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The Evolution of the Teaching Caveman

Here is a link to my article meeting the theme “Instruction that Sticks” as published in ASCD Express Oct. 9, 2014. Volume 10, Issue 3. http://www.ascd.org/ascd-express/vol10/1003-gage.aspx?utm_source=ascdexpress&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=express1003 Advertisements

Love Song to the Teacher Librarian

Five Ways a Classroom Teacher Utilizes a Certified Teacher Librarian to Enhance the Secondary English Classroom By JoAnn Gage At a recent EdCamp for English teachers hosted by ICTE, I was saddened to learn that many schools right here in Iowa are losing their teacher librarians.¬† With tightening budgets and a drive to spend money … Continue reading

The Power of Telling a Positive Story

Below is a link to my article published in ASCD Express Feb. 13, 2014. I wrote about my experience sharing positive classroom stories on social media to change the perception of public schools: http://www.ascd.org/ascd-express/vol9/910-gage.aspx