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Writing Letters of Recommendation for Students

Posted by Emily Guthrie on Mar 18, 2014 7:28:04 AM

I teach primarily juniors and seniors this year and so I have three main waves of recommendation writing: junior enrichment opportunities, senior college apps, and senior scholarship apps.  Many of these opportunities ask students to obtain a letter of recommendation from an English teacher who can give insight into student reading and communication skills.  Whether you are sitting down to write one letter or fifty letters, here are some tips to get you through:

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Topics: Classroom Management, letter of recommendation, teaching tips, tips

For Students: Getting a Letter of Recommendation from Your Teacher

Posted by Oona Abrams on Feb 6, 2013 12:36:16 PM

Many students don't have a clue when it comes to asking for a letter of recommendation.  With college applications going out now, it's a great time to help students learn the etiquette for obtaining a letter of recommendation (which can certainly make your life easier!)  

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Topics: Classroom Management, letter of recommendation, writing

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