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Dr. Barbara Foorman
Dr. Barbara Foorman
Emerita professor of education, emerita director, Florida Center for Reading Research, Florida State University
What’s Missing From K–2 Reading Instruction?
April 18, 2024

During the 40 years I’ve taught, observed, and studied beginning reading instruction, I’ve survived various renditions of the Reading Wars—whole language vs. phonics, balanced literacy, guided reading, and now the science of reading.

  • Reading Instruction
Jason Dehart
Dr. Jason DeHart
Teacher, Wilkes Central High School, Wilkesboro, NC
Practical Steps From Theory for Helping Middle and High School Readers
April 4, 2024

If your experience is like mine, reading the title of this post brings to mind many names and faces of students I have worked with over the years

Dr. Kelly A. Powell-Smith
Dr. Kelly A. Powell-Smith
Mount St. Joseph University
Making SMART Decisions With Your MTSS Data
March 19, 2024

Multi-Tiered Systems of Support (MTSS) is a term that has become common in schools today across the United States as well as in several other countries

  • MTSS
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The Reading, Writing, and Math Intervention Specialist
Oral Language and Reading Skills: Literacy Learning in Early Grades
March 7, 2024

Language and literacy are a two-way street that is not always understood.

  • Literacy Learning
  • Oral Language
  • Reading
Dr. Jean Stockard
Dr. Jean Stockard
Author, quantitative sociologist, and professor emerita, University of Oregon
Direct Instruction: The Power to Change it All
February 13, 2024

Substantial proportions of our nation’s students do not meet even basic levels of academic proficiency.

  • Direct Instruction
Susan Ebbers
Susan Ebbers
Literacy Expert and Author of Power Readers and Supercharged Readers
Learning To Read Is Arguably the Most Important Work A Child Will Do. Give Them the Gear They Need to Succeed.
February 6, 2024

Give learners a map, a walking stick, and a flashlight. Shine a light on the phonetic patterns within words.

  • Decodable Readers
  • Reading