Writing news, Twitter-style

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15 minutes of hell

Weeks after that exercise, I explained to each student why I gave them that seat work:

Key takeaways

This writing exercise on Twitter has been a good test of both the writing and non-writing skills of students. The unexpected discovery I had was reading about their fear of “exposing” their writing to friends and followers on Twitter.

An ex-journalist. Teacher. Dad. Loves Guitar & Books. Writes when inspiration hits him.

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