Ruth Ayres

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Ruth Ayres is the editor in chief of the Choice Literacy site and director of The Lead Learners Consortium in northern Indiana. She spends her days helping students find meaning in their stories, and encouraging teachers to reflect and refine the art of teaching. Ruth’s background includes work as a middle and high school language arts and science teacher and as a K-12 instructional coach, and writing books, articles, and lots of blog posts. She has written Enticing Hard-to-Reach Writers (Stenhouse, 2017) and many other books. Ruth and her husband, Andy, have four children. When not writing professionally, Ruth collects stories of adoption, faith, and whimsy. You can follow her at Ruth Ayres Writes or on Twitter.

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February 16 2024: The Tough Ones

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January 26, 2024: Finding Joy in Learning

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January 19, 2024: Research Notes

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January 12, 2024: Poetry

This week’s newsletter is about poetry.

December 22, 2023: 10 Articles from 2023

This week’s newsletter is a roundup of 10 articles from 2023.

December 15, 2023: Top Issues from 2023

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