California English Journal



September 2011 Contents

Will Pottermore Let Readers Create More?
Meredith Stewart

Drawing Them In: Graphic Novels in the Classroom
Kim Douillard

Upon a Modern Peak in Darien
James Cross

Teacher as Reformer:
Endorsing the Need for Critical Thinking

Karen Yelton-Curtis

Casting A Spell: Nostalgia for a Vanished Age
Amanda Neill

Preparing Readers for Secondary School Reading:
Where Accelerated Reader Points Fall Short

Kate Ginno

Lonesome Traveler: The Great American Loneliness
Marek Breiger

Features and Columns

President’s Perspective

Editor's Column

Call for Manuscripts

Carrie Danielson's Speech at CATE 2011

CETA Fall Conference

CATE 2011-12 Creative Writing Contest

CATE Professional Writing Contest Winner

Book Review: Reading the Past, Writing the Future:
A Century of American Literacy Education and the National Council of Teachers of English
by Erika Lindemann. Reviewed by Bill Younglove.

Research Update

September 2011

Cover of the September 2011 issue of California English

Artist of this Issue:
Joe Crosetto

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