Scott Jones

Scott Jones has been teaching fourth and fifth grade for many years, and currently teaches fifth grade in Hilliard, Ohio.  He has presented at workshops and conferences at the local, state and national level.  You can visit his class website ( or  his blog The Lead Goose ( to see his latest thinking and learning.

All Content
Reading Workshop Non-Negotiables

Scott Jones finds working with a student teacher forces him to explain what the “non-negotiables” are in his reading workshop.

Recess of the Mind

Scott Jones explains how thinking outside the normal time frame for writing instruction helped him reach boy writers.

Conflict: A Teacher’s Perspective

Scott Jones shares his experience of being in conflict with a coach. After an uncomfortable 24 hours, he ends up with some insights about the value of the teacher-coach relationship.