Year Published: 2006
Groups: Collaborative Inquiry and Reflection for
About the Book
How can teachers—in whatever setting they work—
effectively facilitate their own professional
development through collaborative writing and
reflection? Teachers’ Writing Groups addresses this
question by focusing on a community of educators that
uses social writing as a vehicle for learning. This book
delves into questions about writing, reflection, and
professional development as an interactive social
"Look inside the book" to read an excerpt!
About the Author Editors
Sarah Robbins, Ph.D., a K-12 teacher for over
fifteen years, has been the director of Kennesaw State’s
National Writing Project for more than 10 years. She has
also co-directed numerous public scholarship programs in
the humanities, including Domesticating the Secondary
Canon, Making American Literatures, and Keeping and
Creating American Communities. Dr. Robbins has recently
been named Faculty Executive Assistant to the President
at Kennesaw State University.
has worked in the Cobb County School District for
sixteen years. During that time he has taught British
Literature and World Literature. He has also taught
freshman composition at Kennesaw State University. He
attended the summer institute of the Kennesaw Mountain
Writing Project in 1996 and later served as Chair of the
Yancey, Ph.D., is the Kellogg W. Hunt Professor of
English at Florida State University where she directs
the graduate program in Rhetoric and Composition. An
upcoming president of the National Council of Teachers
of English (NCTE), she is past Chair of the NCTE College
Section, past President of the Council of Writing
Program Administrators, and the past Chair of the
Conference on Composition and Communication.
Dede Yow, Ph.D.,
is on the English faculty at Kennesaw State University.
She teaches courses in Southern Literature and Gender
Studies, and she has published essays on Southern
fiction writers Mary Hood, Larry Brown, and Bobbie Ann
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