Paul Tough #4: Celebrations and reflections. (Discussions were great, thank you!)The second month of Article Club is in the books. We read and annotated Paul Tough’s “Getting an A,” shared our thoughts, listened to Mr. Tough’s answe…
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Paul Tough #3: Mr. Tough answers our questions about “Getting an A”!Listen now (30 min) | Hi there! Two weeks ago, we read (and annotated) Paul Tough’s “Getting an A,” from his book, The Years That Matter Most: How Coll…
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Paul Tough, Week 2: Let’s share our first impressions of “Getting an A,” plus our questions and the topics we want to exploreThis month, we’re discussing Paul Tough’s “Getting an A,” a chapter from his outstanding book, The Years That Matter Most: How College Makes or Breaks …
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It’s February! Let’s read and discuss Paul Tough’s “Getting an A”Listen now (2 min) | Last month’s Article Club was a big success, so let’s build on this momentum! I’m excited to announce that February’s article will…
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Jia Tolentino #4: We did it! Celebration and ReflectionListen now (4 min) | We did it! The inaugural month of Article Club is in the books. We read and annotated Jia Tolentino’s “The Tyranny of the Ideal Wo…
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Jia Tolentino #3: Jia Speaks! What Do We Think?Listen now (17 min) | Hi there! Two weeks ago, we read (and annotated) Jia Tolentino’s “The Tyranny of the Ideal Woman.” Last week, we shared our quest…
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Well hi there, Article Clubbers! Hope your Sunday is a great one so far. First off, thank you for saying, “I’m in!” Katie, Peter, Marni, Dave, Tony, Va…
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Here we go! Let’s read and discuss Jia Tolentino’s “The Tyranny of the Ideal Woman”At long last, Article Club is here! I’m very happy to announce that our inaugural article will be “The Tyranny of the Ideal Woman,” by Jia Tolentino. T…
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What kind of Article Club do we want?Listen now (3 min) | We’re launching Article Club in a couple weeks (I’m excited!), so it’s a great time to share our ideas about how we want to be in …
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What are your ideas for Article Club?Listen now (5 min) | Hi there! I’m excited: Our article club is growing. Just last week, we had 20-30 new sign-ups — welcome! Now it’s time to figure o…
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Introducing Article Club!Listen now (3 min) | If you’ve been a loyal reader of The Highlighter (and especially if you’re a VIP member!), you know that I’ve been thinking of lau…
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Loyal Readers Respond, Part 2Listen now (4 min) | Hi VIPs! This week’s audio letter continues my reflections and possible next steps coming from the Loyal Reader Survey. I’m all ab…
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