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ERIC Number: EJ804621
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Jul
Pages: 4
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0013-8274
The Art of Asking Questions: Two Classes that Changed My Teaching Life
Donelson, Ken
English Journal, v97 n6 p75-78 Jul 2008
Ken Donelson looks back on two classes that taught him that students are willing to share ideas when teachers are honest and reveal their biases and when classroom experiences are based on trust. Additionally, he recalls how important free reading and thematic units became to inciting authentic student responses to literature.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: High Schools
Audience: Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Iowa