The longer I teach, the more I realized I don’t know…
I just learned that November is National Novel Writing Month, and that there is a fabulous new website called Young Writers Program to help teachers encourage students to write.
You can learn more details at an excellent Ed Week write-up headlined Resource Watch: National Novel Writing Month Has a New Website for Educators.
The site includes the ability to create virtual classrooms to monitor student progress and student forums to discuss writing, as well as lesson plans.
I’m adding this info to: