Timothy Freitas, M.S. Teaching, Secondary English Education

#APLangTop5 Session 5: A Focus on Line of Reasoning

#APLangTop5 Session 5: A Focus on Line of Reasoning

For many years, LOR—for most English teachers—stood for The Lord of the Rings. But now, LOR has come to stand for something seemingly even more complicated than Tolkien mythology: Line of Reasoning.

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#APLangTop5 Session 2: Writing for Sophistication

#APLangTop5 Session 2: Writing for Sophistication

Over the course of three sessions, Lauren and I use the language from the College Board released exam rubrics to inspire strategies that will enhance sophistication in students’ analysis and argument writing. Each video provides instruction on how to not only potentially earn the sophistication point, but also...

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