California Educator

December/January 2019

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Helping Future Generations G L E N D A L E T E A C H E R S A S S O C I - A T I O N member Arpine Ovsepyan has worked from preschool to the graduate school level, so she knows the challenges and excite- ment teachers face daily. She shares her experiences in Fifteen Years & Going: Reflections From an International Award-Winning Califor- nia Educator (2019), with the goal of inspiring educators to do what it takes to help future generations reach their personal best. Ovsepyan offers research-based teaching and learning tools to ignite student interest, with interactive journal exercises for each chapter to help educators reflect and stay on the path of continual innovation. continued from page 64 Period. The End. A F T E R J E N N I F E R T A M M A R , Natomas Teachers Association, saw her first graders "writing punctuation marks the size of bowling balls," she thought of a children's book to help students learn how to properly form periods at the end of sentences. What's the Punctuation, Iguana? (2019) finds Alligator, Bunny and Crabby enjoying a day at the beach when their friend Iguana causes some chaos because of his difficulty writing periods. Available on Amazon. G O T S O M E T H I N G for these pages? Send details to with "Lit From Within" in the subject line. We lean toward new(ish) work that can be used in the classroom. 63 D E C E M B E R 2 019 / J A N U A R Y 2 0 2 0 C From Within JAN. 29 - 31, 2020 | SONOMA, CA ECOLOGY T H E O F RESILIENCE REGIS TER TODAY R E S I L I E N T I N T E R A C T I O N S T R E A T I N G T R A U M A A D D R E S S I N G T R A U M A I N I N D I V I D U A L S A N I M M E R S I V E T H R E E - D A Y C O N F E R E N C E O N : JAN. 29 - 31, 2020 | SONOMA, CA THEHANNAINSTITUTESUMMIT.COM

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