Come to Class

HS Writing Training with Carol Jago

This training is for teachers of HS English who will be using the recently-purchased "Come to Class" writing materials!

Register Below

September 30th at LVMS (C-20) 8:30 - 3:30

We are pleased to welcome Carol Jago, the author of "Come to Class" for high school writing. Carol will be here to provide professional development on Evidence-Based Writing.

This will be the only training offered by Carol.

*At this time, this training is offered ONLY to teachers assigned the "Come to Class" materials. We recognize the importance of incorporating writing across other curricular areas, but that is not the focus of this training.


Carol Jago has taught English in middle and high school for 32 years, is past president of the National Council of Teachers of English, and serves as an associate director of the California Reading and Literature Project at UCLA. Carol served as AP Literature content advisor for the College Board and has published six books for teachers with Heinemann. She has also published four books on contemporary multicultural authors for NCTE's High School Literature series. Carol has written a weekly education column for the Los Angeles Times, and her essays have appeared in English Journal, Language Arts,NEA Today, as well as in other newspapers across the nation. She edits the journal of the California Association of Teachers of English, California English, and served on the planning committee for the 2009 NAEP Reading Framework and the 2011 NAEP Writing Framework.

See below for some examples of Carol's work...

Requesting a Sub:

To request a sub for this training, please ask your school secretary to submit the absence through the AESOP system, Attn: Teaching & Learning, Note: Come to Class Training & if you have a sub preference. We will approve & apply the budget code on this end.

Please bring:

Your "Come to Class" materials.