I recently had the pleasure of attending the 25th Annual Comprehensive Literacy and Reading Recovery Conference in Illinois. One of the sessions I attended was led by the brilliant and endearing 455 more words
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This is a PDF version of a printed report I co-headed for the Mayor’s Office of Education.
On this project I wrote content for some of the pages, worked with other organizations to provide content, edited for some grammar and content, as well as worked with a design company to create the overall document.
Recently I had the pleasure of teaming up with Healthy Minds Philly to write a guest blog post on behalf of the Graduation Coach Campaign. In this post I share some resources the Campaign can provide for adults who would like to support the mental health of their students. 13 more words
Quality Reading Instruction Leads to Better Writing: A Review of Jennifer Serravallo’s Independent Reading Assessment
When I tested Jennifer Serravallo’s Independent Reading Assessment (Scholastic), I was an immediate believer. Finally, here is a reading assessment that gives rich, clear information about upper grade readers, using an authentic reading task (It is the only reading assessment system to date in which readers read a whole book. 1,147 more words