California English

November 2011

Artist of this issue: Amy Bouse

November 2011 California English

Contents

Time, Rigorous Examiner of the Evergreen Idea
H.J. (“Hank”) Klein

Scaffolding Academic Skills for the Long-Term English Learner’s Advancement
Michelle Muncy Silva and Megan Munoz

Well Spoken
Erik Palmer

Annie Dillard’s Notes to Young Writers and The Writing Life
Scott Peterson

Transforming Young Writers’ Attitudes toward Writing and Becoming Writers
Matthew Brown, Jodene Morrell, Kathleen Rowlands

Strength of Character: Inclusion of LGBT Characters in YA Novels
Callie Ryan Brimberry

(In)Formative Assessment: The Key to Accountability
Bill Younglove

Features and Columns

President’s Perspective

Editor’s Column

Call for Manuscripts

Vive La Différence?

CATE Professional Writing Contest

Research Update

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