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Brian Sztabnik

Brian Sztabnik created the Talks With Teachers podcast,, and #aplitchat on Twitter. He has taught English Language Arts for 11 years in middle schools, high schools, the inner city and the suburbs. He is currently the lead English teacher at a high school on Long Island, where he teaches AP Literature and Composition, Creative a Writing, and Public Speaking. He is the College Board advisor for AP Literature and was a 2015 Bammy! nominee for Education Commentor/ Blogger. He spent 10 years as a varsity basketball coach but now spends his time as a devoted father.

Areas of Interest: 
interactive approaches to learning,
professional development

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Posted discussion Boys and Reading

1 year 9 months ago to Literacy

Posted discussion Find Your Purpose as an Educator

1 year 10 months ago to Education Trends

Posted blog The 8 Minutes That Matter Most

1 year 11 months ago to Student Engagement

Posted discussion 2015 -- A Ticket to Ride

1 year 11 months ago to Teacher Development

Posted discussion Department Meetings Done Right

2 years 2 days ago to Professional Development

Posted discussion Will the Reading Police Come and Take Me Away?

2 years 1 month ago to Literacy

Posted discussion Homework: Helping Students Manage their Time

2 years 1 month ago to Classroom Management