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Questions and Answers

Some of the folks in Susan’s and my roundtable discussion at the BCTELA conference wrote down some questions for us as we didn’t have much time to answer then at that time.  I said we would answer them here… and … Continue reading

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Visits with The Adolescent Literacy Network

The week I gave a short presentation to the Adolescent Literacy Network on graphic novels and comics.  The ALN is composed (mostly) of literacy consultants and helping teachers from districts all over BC – whoever wants to come (from what … Continue reading

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BCTELA Provincial Conference

Hello! This past weekend was the annual BCTELA (BC Teachers of English Language Arts) provincial conference.  Susan and I did our graphic novel presentation, or a version of it, for the third time. As I am on BCTELA’s exectutive committee, I got … Continue reading

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Graphic novels: an interview with my friend Susan Ma…

I work with a wonderful person named Susan Ma at Vancouver Kidsbooks. She has studied extensively the genre called ‘graphic novels.’ While she continues to explore the potential of the genre, she also helps me make connections to the classroom … Continue reading

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