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Professional Development by Georgia Heard

Georgia Heard

Georgia Heard

Product Type: Speaker
Grade: K - 8

As a writer, a poet, and a founding member of the Teachers College Reading and Writing Project, Georgia Heard continues to bring a poet’s ear and a teacher’s know-how to every aspect of writing instruction. Her latest books, The Revision Toolbox, Second Edition and Finding the Heart of Nonfiction, take their place... more

Teaching Revision Techniques

Georgia Heard

Product Type: Seminar
Grade: 2 - 8

"How can I get my students to revise?" is one of the most frequently asked questions by teachers of writing. The key is to teach specific revision strategies that will enable students to re-see and re-shape their writing on multiple levels. Using three main revision toolboxes—words, structure, and voice—this seminar offers... more