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Webinar: Overcoming the Challenge of Poverty - Helping Low-Income Students Move Toward Reading Success
  • Webinar
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  • Professional Development
  • reading
Webinar: Overcoming the Challenge of Poverty - Helping Low-Income Students Move Toward Reading Success

How can educators overcome the cycle of poverty that limits student literacy achievement in some demographic areas?

Dr. Diane Vautrot shares her experiences leading a reading initiative in a public school system in a culture of poverty in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains and how the district made dramatic improvements in reading levels, including for students with severe reading disabilities.

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Webinar: Literacy Success for Struggling Readers: Strategies that Work
  • Webinar
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  • language live
  • Literacy
Webinar: Literacy Success for Struggling Readers: Strategies that Work

Without the right intervention tools, it’s nearly impossible to turn a struggling reader into a grade-level success. But with the right program in place, combined with effective teaching strategies, students can make remarkable gains.

This presentation shares best practices for fostering literacy skills in students who struggle, and explores how to select a reading intervention program that will take your struggling readers to new levels of literacy success.

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Champion Change: How Teacher Knowledge Impacts Student Success
  • Webinar
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  • LETRS
  • Literacy
  • Professional Development
Champion Change: How Teacher Knowledge Impacts Student Success

Learn why and how high-quality professional development impacts student literacy during this timely webinar. Learn how the new LETRS improves teacher instruction with flexible, online training and embedded video that show you how to apply everything you learn.

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Five Essential Elements of an Adolescent ELA Program
  • Infographic
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  • language live
  • Literacy
Five Essential Elements of an Adolescent ELA Program

MORE means keeping adolescents engaged and making literacy gains, which can be a complex endeavor. However, the right approach is key. Download the “Five Essential Elements of an Adolescent ELA Program” infographic here, which illustrates what your students need to be successful – and why. Print and hang this colorful poster in your work area as a guide.

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Seeing Math in New Ways
  • Product Review
Tags
  • Math
  • transmath
Seeing Math in New Ways

Confident and Empowered: Since the City School District of New Rochelle began using TransMath, student confidence and class participation has improved. - Tech & Learning article from October 25, 2017.

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Knox County Schools
  • Case Study
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  • Literacy
Knox County Schools

For the at-risk students at Knox County Schools in Tennessee, MORE means moving away from the brink of failure toward literacy success. Read the inspiring story of transformation at Knox County Schools here.

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Closing the Gap: Overcoming Reading Challenges
  • Webinar
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  • Literacy
Closing the Gap: Overcoming Reading Challenges

When students can make sense of words, then they learn, grow and succeed. Watch this web seminar to learn some research-based strategies that are effective with all struggling readers, whether they are English language learners, students with reading disabilities, or students who have simply fallen behind.

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ESSA: What You Need to Know
  • Webinar
Tags
  • Literacy
  • Math
  • Professional Development
ESSA: What You Need to Know

National ESSA requirements are in effect and will have immediate impact upon students and teachers. How should states and school districts approach these changes? Will the requirements affect instructional curriculum? What will publishers do to ensure materials meet student and teacher needs based on the new law?

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Believe Literacy is Possible: Strategies for Success
  • Webinar
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  • Literacy
Believe Literacy is Possible: Strategies for Success

Defy the stereotypes and see students for their potential, not their inability to read; let’s empower each teacher to change lives; let’s recognize each district for its ability to build a better literacy program.

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