For those of you who are headed back to school this week (or are gearing up to start soon!), here are a few quotes to help you mentally prepare yourself for the new year. We know you know that real learning isn’t just about memorization and grades, but let these wise words from thinkers like Einstein and Oscar Wilde serve as a reminder for you today — just in case you need it.
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What do we know about literature circles now that we didn’t understand eight or ten years ago? What new resources and procedures can help teachers organize their classroom book clubs better? What are the most common pitfalls in implementing student-led discussion groups? And getting beyond the basics