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Free Webinar: Assessment and Intervention in Light of Understanding the Nature of Reading Difficulties

Free Webinar: Assessment and Intervention in Light of Understanding the Nature of Reading Difficulties

Understanding how word-level reading develops and why some students struggle are valuable starting points for planning reading instruction and interventions. Knowing this puts educators in a good position to determine what aspect(s) of the reading process may be creating difficulties for children. This in turn, enables educators to provide...

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On-Demand Webinar: Improving College & Career Readiness for All Students

On-Demand Webinar: Improving College & Career Readiness for All Students

Oceanside High School (OHS), 40 miles north of San Diego, is building college and career preparation into the learning experience so that every student, regardless of race, gender, income, or disability, graduates with the academic knowledge and social-emotional skills to be successful in whichever educational or career choices they pursue after...

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On-Demand Webinar: The Challenges of Language and Reading for Low Income African American Children Who Speak Dialect

On-Demand Webinar: The Challenges of Language and Reading for Low Income African American Children Who Speak Dialect

While the impacts of poverty on academic achievement are widely known, dialect also plays a significant and unrecognized role in the reading achievement of millions of children. Just like students whose native language is Spanish or Amharic, students who speak the dialect known as African-American English (AAE) face obstacles to becoming proficient...

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