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Cornelius Minor is a Brooklyn-based educator. He works with teachers, school leaders, and leaders of community-based organizations to support equitable literacy reform in cities (and sometimes villages) across the globe. Whether working with educators and kids in Los Angeles, Seattle, or New York City, Cornelius uses his love for technology, hip-hop,

On The Podcast: Cornelius Minor and Being Semi-Brave

Today on the Heinemann Podcast, were continuing our series of conversations with author Cornelius Minor.In We Got This, Cornelius says its not necessary to be brave every second of every day, but rather in the moments when we are called upon to raise our voice and advocate for the right thing.... more
We Got This.
Equity, Access, and the Quest to Be Who Our Students Need Us to Be
Cornelius Minor
Grade: K - 12th
Pub Date: 11/6/2018

“That’s the problem with you, Minor” a student huffed. “You want to make everything about reading or math. It’s not always about that. At school, you guys do everything except listen to me. Y’all want to use your essays and vocabulary words to save my future, but none of y’all know anything about saving my now.

In We Got This Cornelius... more

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On the Podcast: Building Better Heroes with Cornelius Minor

Today on the Heinemann Podcast, author Cornelius Minor on how the teacher as superhero narrative can be misleading if we dont spend time with the imperfections that allow us to be human.... more
On the Podcast: We Got This Read Aloud with Cornelius Minor Part 2

We learn lots from hero stories, but sometimes they leave out the concrete realities of change, writes author Cornelius Minor.... more
On the Podcast: We Got This Read Aloud with Cornelius Minor Part 1

In a special read-aloud edition of the Heinemann podcast, Cornelius Minor reads from the introduction of his new book; We Got This: Equity, Access, and the Quest to Be Who Our Students Need Us to Be.... more
Units of Study in Argument, Information, and Narrative Writing, Grade 8
A Common Core Workshop Curriculum
Lucy Calkins , Teachers College Reading & Writing Project , Mary Ehrenworth , Cornelius Minor , Kate Roberts , Katy Wischow , Julie Shepherd , Audra Robb , Gerrit Jones-Rooy
Grade: 8th - 8th
Pub Date: 6/13/2014

About the Grade 8 Units

Eighth grade is the year your writers will tackle writing for social activism and writing to illuminate complexity. In their first unit of study, Investigative Journalism, students learn to use sharp observations of life to write news and investigative articles about meaningful topics, crafting vivid... more

The Units of Study in Opinion/Argument, Information, and Narrative Writing Series

Building on the best practices and proven frameworks in the original Units of Study for Teaching Writing series, this new series by Lucy Calkins and her colleagues from the Reading and Writing Project offers grade-by-grade plans for teaching writing workshops that help students meet and exceed the Common Core State Standards.

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