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A Back-to-School Frame of Mind

Posted by admin on Aug 17, 2018 5:21:04 PM

We’re all getting primed for the school year! Check out these resources from Stenhouse:

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What Stenhouse Stands For

Posted by admin on Aug 3, 2018 5:22:07 PM

This is the third a in series of six posts that we’ll feature in the coming months commemorating the 25th anniversary of Stenhouse Publishers.

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“Say it Right”: Unpacking the Cultural Significance of Names

Posted by admin on Jul 27, 2018 7:23:03 PM

Ever since author Matthew Kay read abolitionist Frederick Douglass’s 1852 speech about the scourge of slavery, it’s been stuck in his mind. With its eloquent and unsparing accusation that the United States was betraying its very essence by perpetuating slavery, Douglass called for Americans to confront the country’s “revolting barbarity and shameless hypocrisy.” Kay draws on his nearly ten years of teaching high school English and leading discussions on race to write Not Light, but Fire: How to Lead Meaningful Race Conversations in the Classroom. He shares actual classroom discussions on such topics as the N-word, cultural appropriation, and pop-up conversations about sensitive, timely topics. In this excerpt, he talks about how he tackled the thought-provoking topic of names.

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The Method Takes Shape

Posted by admin on Jul 27, 2018 5:24:07 PM

This is the second a in series of seven posts that we’ll feature in the coming months commemorating the 25th anniversary of Stenhouse Publishers.

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Jambalaya and Stenhouse

Posted by admin on Jul 13, 2018 5:25:27 PM

The House That Teachers Built

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See you at ILA 2018 in Austin!

Posted by admin on Jul 13, 2018 11:26:55 AM

Visit the Stenhouse Booth #205 at the ILA Annual Convention in Austin to shop our rich collection of professional books, check out the new Who’s Doing the Work? Lesson Sets, and meet our authors! And join us Friday from 4-5pm for cupcakes and celebrate our 25th Anniversary!

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Present-Moment Strategy: A Doorway to a More Mindful Life

Posted by admin on May 29, 2018 5:54:18 PM

Lisa J. Lucas, an author, consultant, and professor in the field of education, knows firsthand how much a mindful approach to the role of teacher can contribute to a positive classroom atmosphere. In this first post in a series on The Stenhosue Blog, Lisa talks about how mindfulness can help teachers during even the most hectic days. Lisa is the author of Practicing Presence: Simple Self-Care Strategies for Teachers.

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Mentoring New Teachers Podcast — Episode III: Effective guided reading groups

Posted by admin on May 10, 2018 5:55:39 PM

This is the third episode of our podcast series with Stenhouse author Shawna Coppola and kindergarten teacher Laura, who is in her first year of teaching.

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See you at NCSM/NCTM!

Posted by admin on Apr 20, 2018 5:56:53 PM

We are excited to head to Washington, D.C., where you will find us at both NCSM and NCTM conferences. Be sure to stop by to browse our books, meet our authors, and more! At both conferences we will be offering a 25% educator discount and you will have a chance to pick up one of our free tote bags.

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Mentoring New Teachers Podcast – Episode II: Social-Emotional Learning

Posted by admin on Mar 30, 2018 5:57:59 PM

We continue our podcast series with Stenhouse author Shawna Coppola and kindergarten teacher Laura, who is in her first year of teaching. In this episode, they tackle behavior charts and social-emotional learning.

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