Harry Potter, Hunger in America, and This Year’s Teaching Dilemma

"We rightly worry that many youngsters' lives are circumscribed by poverty, discrimination, low expectations, cultural insularity, and other conditions that may render them unable to see beyond the limits of their immediate horizons." -Tim Gillespie, "Why Literature Matters,"¬†English Journal This year, my fourth teaching language arts in fifth grade, continues the challenge of creating and … Continue reading Harry Potter, Hunger in America, and This Year’s Teaching Dilemma