Algonquin, where you can read about the book I wrote, Educating Esmé: Diary of a Teacher's First Year.
Amazon.com, where you can acquire children's books for your own collection.
Children's Literature Web Guide, an Aladdin's Cave of resources for anyone interested in children's literature, including up-to-date news, library links and author and publisher links.
Teachers Helping Teachers, where you can find lots of great ideas for the classroom, or make special requests on a dynamic bulletin board.
Teachers.Net Chatboard Network, where you can connect with real live teachers from all over the country and share ideas and experiences on over 30 chatboards. The ultimate in teacher support! Or enjoy many more teacher-designed links on the Teachers.Net Webring!
Trelease on Reading, a web site brimming with outstanding recommendations and research regarding read-aloud!
E-MAIL ME! I love to receive book-related classroom success stories, read-aloud recommendations, birthday party ideas, feedback!
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