George Lucas Educational Foundation

Rebecca Alber

I'm an instructor at UCLA's Graduate School of Education, a literacy specialist, and consulting editor at Edutopia. I'm passionate about learning being relevant, engaging, and revolutionary.

Areas of Interest: 
Literacy,
social justice,
project-based learning,
engaging students,
and differentiated instruction

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Posted blog 5 Reasons to Read for Reluctant Readers

1 year 3 months ago to Student Engagement

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Recommended comment The Power of Keeping Your Cool

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Posted blog 4 Strategies for Teaching Students How to Revise

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Recommended comment The Power of Keeping Your Cool

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Recommended comment The Power of Keeping Your Cool

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Posted blog Defining "Best Practice" in Teaching

2 years 2 months ago to Teacher Development

Posted blog 5 Highly Effective Teaching Practices

2 years 5 months ago to Curriculum Planning

Posted blog How Student Centered Is Your Classroom?

2 years 6 months ago to Student Engagement

Posted blog The Heart of the Matter: Why I Teach

2 years 8 months ago to Resilience and Grit

Posted blog Word Up: The Must Dos of Vocabulary Instruction

2 years 9 months ago to Lesson Plans

Posted blog 5 Tips for Helping a Student Find the Right Book

2 years 9 months ago to Literacy

Posted blog On-the-Spot Scaffolding for Students

2 years 10 months ago to Teaching Strategies

Posted blog How Creative Writing Boosts Students Academically

2 years 12 months ago to Literacy

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