Are you a teacher-candidate or a teacher in your first five years who has questions about ANYTHING related to the
ELA classroom at ANY level?

The MATE On-line MENTORS are In! Combined, we have hundreds of years of classroom experience with all grade levels, K - University.
We can offer help and/or feedback on a myriad of ELA-related topics, such as:

putting together thematic literary units
working with a specific novel, short story or poem
creating meaningful group learning activities
handling the marking load
encouraging participation during class discussions & activities
assessing creative writing and oral presentations

…and just about anything else you can think of!

Email your query to and it will be forwarded to the Mentor who has the most expertise in that area.

Our MATE Executive members are looking forward to assisting you!


Other Resources

1) Ideas for Creating a Literary Community in your Classroom
  Download Resource 1

2) Found Poems
  Download Resource 2

3) A Personal Literary Anthology
  Download Resource 3

4) Reader – Writer Workshops
  Download Resource 4