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Imagination, Common Sense, and Perseverance

Oct 30th, 2015 | By

by Sheri Skelton Language Arts Teacher White Mountain School White Mountain, AK MA ’97 Observation and reflection are key elements in my teaching practice. I have several boxes of scattered notebooks, typed pages, and handwritten scraps of paper—my thoughts about my students, my classroom, my teaching, standards, etc. Some of the writings are thoughtful and

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Taking a Student Perspective: Lessons from Rayna

May 14th, 2014 | By

-by Sheri Skelton English Teacher, White Mountain School, White Mountain, Alaska M.A. 1997 My Bread Loaf journey began in the summer of 1994 when I first traveled to Vermont from Shishmaref, a small Inupiaq village in northwestern rural Alaska. Summers at Bread Loaf provided academic challenges and conversations and the opportunity to focus on writing.

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