readers

Conferring Moves That Help Readers Open Up – Education Article

By Gravity Goldberg and Renée Houser Gravity GRAVITY: I sat down next to Miles and asked him, “Tell me about your book.” Then I listened, as he went on and on retelling all of the events of his book for several minutes. I didn’t want to be rude and interrupt, but all I was learning from Miles was that he could literally recall the events of the book. After hundreds of conferences like this, I realized the question I was…

Read More

Set Up An Email Newsletter To Share Your Blog Posts Using Mailchimp – The Edublogger – Education Article

Whether your blog is for other teachers, families, or members of the wider education community, there are people out there who want to read what you’re writing. Remember: just because you publish something online, doesn’t mean it will be seen. Social media is a great place to share your blog posts, but there are problems. Algorithms and the “pay to play” model are changing the landscape of social media. Your loyal followers may not end up seeing all your updates.…

Read More

Share Your Blog Posts With Automated Mailchimp Emails (RSS) – The Edublogger – Education Article

You might have put together a fantastic blog post and felt satisfied as you hit the publish button, but your job is not done. Just because you publish something online, doesn’t mean it will be seen. People won’t know about your post if you don’t share it. One of the most effective ways to share your blog posts is to email it directly to people who are interested in reading it. This post explains how to send out emails automatically…

Read More

Readers Recommend – Education Article

This is reading promotion idea that’s inexpensive, low-tech, includes student voice, and I totally nabbed it from the amazing Librarian Tiff five years ago and I still love it! It’s kind of what you can call an oldie but a goodie. I don’t put this display out at the beginning of the school year. I’ve found that it’s good to bring it out mid-year or connected to a reading promotion lesson activity like Speed Dating with Books to generate interest.…

Read More