Centering English Learners: A Necessary Component of High-Quality Instructional Materials
In this second video conversation of our Curriculum Matters: Learning and Advocacy Series, Shelly Spiegel-Coleman, Strategic Advisor at Californians Together, discusses how high-quality instructional materials can help accelerate learning for English learners.
Supporting Students with Dyslexia: Early Identification and Effective Intervention
Watch this information-packed on-demand webinar featuring Dr. Jan Hasbrouck, author of the book Conquering Dyslexia. Dr. Hasbrouck unpacks the latest research on dyslexia and explain our current understanding of this neurobiological disorder.
In this first video conversation of our Curriculum Matters: Learning and Advocacy Series, Jess Box, EdReports Director of Field Services, discusses why high-quality instructional materials are crucial to student learning outcomes.
The Importance of Racial Literacy & Foundational Skills in Equitable Education
Watch this video to learn more about the importance of educator racial literacy cultivated in professional learning as well ass the role of strong foundational skills for all students in order to improve equity in education.
Harvesting Good Thinking: Growing Basic Fact Strategies into General Reasoning Strategies
When students learn strategies to become automatic with basic math facts they are more likely to retain their automaticity. And because these strategies are generalizable to whole numbers, fractions, decimals, and even integers and variable expressions they will support mathematical fluency well beyond elementary school. Watch this on-demand webinar to learn routines to grow basic fact strategies into significant reasoning strategies.
More elementary students than usual will be starting the school year below grade level benchmarks in reading. This means Tier 1 instruction will likely need to be adjusted. Watch this on-demand webinar to learn how phonemic awareness and phonics assessments can help teachers plan targeted reading instruction.
Curriculum Matters: California Learning & Advocacy Series
California policy and advocacy organizations are invited to participate in a no-cost workshop series running August 2021 through July 2022 to learn more about, and advocate for, high-quality curriculum and materials as a lever for educational equity.