Rereading the series as an educator reveals how much Rowling got right about teaching. This shouldn’t be a surprise since she was a teacher herself.
I was eager to create a “Harry Potter”-inspired classroom when I became a teacher. I realized this was not possible when I learned more about my students.
Students at Edmonton Sweet Grass School built a magical replica of Hogwarts Castle in their classroom, and it has become recess’s main attraction.
A magical group of Oklahoma middle school students recreated the magic of Hogwarts for their brave friend, Teague, transforming their school into an academy fit for any budding witch or wizard.