'Just Write' photo (c) 2011, Sean MacEntee - license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/

Developing Student Writers By Letting Them Talk… is my new post over at Education Week Teacher.

It’s the first post in a three-part series focusing on teaching writing in the context of the Common Core Standards.

Today’s commentaries come from educators Mary Tedrow, Ray Salazar and Tanya Baker.