March 2013

become a writing mentor to your child, part 3: three points from a mentor

March 14, 2013
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Evidence of my own mentorship. Enough about teaching and standards and intiatives! Feel free to go raise muck in the intriguing comments of that last post if you’re still riled up; otherwise let’s move on to the fun stuff: mentoring. As much as I want to prance into the hows of mentoring, I think we need to […]

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become a writing mentor to your child, part 2: “they know stuff”

March 7, 2013
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A random bit of Mr. T’s personal writing, discovered on the kitchen table. I’m going to start this post with a dubious act. In order to explore why mentoring might be preferable to teaching when it comes to writing, I’m going to share an article with which I fundamentally disagree. This Atlantic article came to me last […]

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