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2015 ASCD Summer Academies

ASCD Summer Academies

Join ASCD for two immersive learning experiences for teachers.

The Strategic Teacher: Developing Every Teacher's Instructional Know-How
July 30–August 1
Anaheim, Calif.

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August 6–8
National Harbor, Md.

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Teaching and Joy

Edited by Robert Sornson and James Scott

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Chapter 10. Magic

by Carolyn Mamchur

Sometimes we team-teach without another adult in the room. Sometimes we become music teachers when we listen to the songs in the heart of a child.

I met Eileen in 1976. I had meant to take a sabbatical year in Florida to earn an Ed.D., but had fallen in love instead. So there I was at the start of a new school year with a new love and no teaching position. By November the need to be in a classroom pushed me, a little reluctantly, a lot excitedly, through the doors of the local School for Retarded Children.

 

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