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Jared R. Lopatin

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Jared R. Lopatin grew up in Philadelphia with great dreams of becoming a veterinarian or muppeteer. Naturally, he ended up performing on a stage for four years. Following a similarly warped trajectory, he now works in Deaf education as an English teacher. In the midst of all of that, he started writing. "Rising Sign" was his first novel.

Since then, there have been others, but there's always a new book in the works - isn't there always?
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Jared R. Lopatin I actually push myself through it. What I write may end up on the cutting room floor, but at least I'm putting something on the page. I can always go …moreI actually push myself through it. What I write may end up on the cutting room floor, but at least I'm putting something on the page. I can always go back and edit later (and I usually do). (less)
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Rising Sign

4.58 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 2009
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The Outerlands

3.71 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 2015 — 2 editions
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Returning Planet

4.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2011
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Ruling House

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Rising Sign

2.50 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 2009
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Let's Play It By Ear

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Superheroes in the Classroom

I've made some comments on Twitter and Facebook regarding my game-based semester and there have been some questions and requests for a blog post, so here it is. It's a long one, so brace yourselves: gamification is coming. (tl:dr version at the bottom)

Disclaimer: For anyone who is a comic book savant, please forgive the license I took with these teams and characters. Focus on the educational value Read more of this blog post »
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