What Is the Folger Method?

What Is the Folger Method?


A QUICK GLIMPSE: 

Through the Folger Method, a highly effective set of principles and strategies for helping all students grapple with complex texts, the Folger Shakespeare Library is revolutionizing how not just Shakespeare but literature is taught. The Folger Method is an engine for educational equity that enables all students to own—and enjoy—the process of reading closely, interrogating texts, collaborating with peers, and creating meaning. Over and over again, teachers call this way of teaching and learning “transformative.” 


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8 principles
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