Seeking diversity: language arts with adolescents

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Heinemann Educational Books, 1992 - Education - 299 pages
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Seeking Diversity is the result of watching, listening to, and learning from adolescents. It is also about a teacher, a learner engaged in the process of coming to know herself as a reader and writer in her own classroom.

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Rief gave me new ideas on assessment and management of readers' and writers' workshops with large numbers of students. Read full review

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a great book for teachers! Read full review


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Writing and Reading for Life
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Linda Rief is the author or coeditor of five Heinemann titles, including Inside the Writer's-Reader's Notebook (2007), The Writer's-Reader's Notebook (2007), Adolescent Literacy (2007), Vision and Voice (1999), and Seeking Diversity (1992), as well as the author of 100 Quickwrites (2003). She is an eighth-grade teacher atOysterRiverMiddle School in Durham, New Hampshire, and an instructor in theUniversity ofNew Hampshire 's Summer Literacy Institute. She is also a national and international consultant on issues of adolescent literacy. In 2000 she was the recipient of NCTE's Edwin A. Hoey Award for Outstanding Middle School Educator in the English/Language Arts. Her classroom was featured in the series Making Meaning in Literature produced by Maryland Public Television for Annenberg/CPB.

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