Terry Thompson likes to help people. That’s why he became a teacher, a literacy coach, and a psychotherapist. Terry lives in San Antonio, Texas. He is the author of two books and an editor at Stenhouse Publishers.
Terry Thompson leads a quilters' workshop for teachers on a lark over the summer, and everyone makes some powerful connections to reading and writing instruction.
Terry Thompson considers the concept of "scaffolding" for both student learning and professional development.
Terry Thompson considers the concept of “scaffolding” for both student learning and professional development.
Many new literacy coaches find they are not just in a new role – they have the task of developing most of the routines and expectations for this new role on their own. Terry Thompson shares tips for literacy coaches who are given little guidance at the start of the year.
Terry Thompson provides five easy steps for incorporating the use of more graphica and comics in your teaching: