Read the winner of Education Week's short story contest. Educators and students submitted their best fiction in November in honor of National Novel Writing Month.
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December 23, 2016
November 03, 2016
Submit to Education Week's short story contest in honor of National Novel Writing Month.
June 08, 2016
Poetry has long been an essential element of English/language arts classes, but spoken-word poetry, which has gained visibility and attracted new audiences in the past decade, is changing how students learn about and understand poetry—and themselves.
April 02, 2014
April brings National Poetry Month. Here are some resources and classroom activities to explore poetry with your students.
April 05, 2013
How best to define, describe, and teach graphic novels in the K-12 classroom? Why not ask authors?
April 04, 2013
A group of 8th grade students has spent six months creating a book to raise money to find a new site for their school.
March 19, 2013
National Poetry Month is fast approaching, and Stenhouse Publishers have issued a free e-book to help you integrate poetry-based lessons into your classroom.
February 01, 2013
Thanks to self-publishing, community partnerships, and national media organizations' literacy advocacy, many avenues are now open for student writers to publish books.
November 29, 2012
The new Twitter Fiction Festival features crime fiction, myths, epitaphs, sci fi, satire, sonnets, audience participation, and more.
November 08, 2012
Writing 50,000 words in 30 days could help boost student creativity, but so could falling short of the goal.