Making the case for classroom literature circles

11/30/2010 |

Every K-12 teacher should adopt a version of literature circles in their classrooms, says Elena Aguilar, a school improvement coach in California. She writes that the circles, which resemble book clubs, allow students to collaborate on book choice, engage in cooperative learning and socialize while discussing the books. For teachers interested in implementing literature circles, Aguilar recommends a website she created on the topic.

View Full Article in:

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
K-12 Teachers Needed at Int’l Schools
The International Educator
Multiple Locations
Professional Development (PD) Staff Trainer
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Professional Development (PD) Consultant
Chicago, IL
Sales Manager (Education K-12)
ALL Management Corporation
Los Angleles, CA
Advocate Marketing Manager
San Mateo, CA