Voice and Choice: The Benefits of Self-Selected Reading
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Voice and Choice: The Benefits of Self-Selected Reading
Presented by: Donalyn Miller
Tuesday, January 26, 2021 | 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Donalyn Miller

Donalyn Miller taught upper elementary and middle school students in the Dallas-Fort Worth area and was a finalist for 2011 Texas Elementary Teacher of the Year. In her popular book,The Book WhispererDonalyn reflects on her journey to become a reading teacher and describes how she inspires and motivates her middle school students to read 40 or more books a year. In her latest book,Reading in the WildDonalyn collects responses from 900 adult readers and uses this information to teach lifelong reading habits to her students. Donalyn co-founded the community blog, The Nerdy Book Club and co-hosts the monthly Twitter chat #titletalk. Her articles about teaching and reading have appeared in publications such asEducation Week Teacher,The Reading Teacher,Educational LeadershipandThe Washington PostDonalyn serves as Scholastic Book Fairs’ Manager of Independent Reading and Outreach. 

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January 26, 2021