Thinking critically. Wondering. Imagining. Growing. At its best,
reading literature with your students has the power to enthuse
and encourage them to new levels of success in countless directions.
At your best, your teaching has the power to provoke thoughts,
expand worlds, and help your students grow academically, socially,
This workshop is about combining the best of literature with
the best of teaching to create communities of learners where
literature is the path to growth. Based on solid philosophies
and sound practices, it explores ways to shape reading, writing,
and discussion into the genuine opportunities for personal
development you always knew they could be.