Psychologists Find a Surprising Thing Happens to Kids Who Read Harry Potter – Mic

I love Harry Potter. I love what this series has done for literacy for kids around the world. And I love the message. Love, acceptance, forgiveness. Who couldn’t use a gentle reminder?

Great quick read here on more reasons to read, share, and revisit Hogwarts. Psychologists Find a Surprising Thing Happens to Kids Who Read Harry Potter – Mic.

Here’s my son as a mini-Harry Potter. I couldn’t resist.

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My NWP…

If anyone knows me at all, they know I am a National Writing Project (NWP)  teacher leader. I owe much of my inspiration and motivation from this amazing network. This year is NWP’s 40th Anniversary. Here is what NWP means to me and my praxis.