George Lucas Educational Foundation

Frank Ward

Middle School Language Arts Teacher

A former newspaper reporter and public relations director, I entered education 11 years ago and found a career in which I can inspire and be inspired. Currently an 8th grade language arts teacher, I have also taught sophomores at the high school level.

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  • Literacy

    Thinking Like a Coach

    Coaches model skills and show athletes how to improve with practice. Feedback on student writing can work the same way.
  • Classroom Technology

    Integrating Technology and Literacy

    A middle school language arts educator shares his favorite digital tools for text and video annotations, teacher feedback, and formative assessment.