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Dr. Louisa Moats
Author of LANGUAGE! Live®
Of ‘Hard Words’ and Straw Men: Let’s Understand What Reading Science is Really About
October 16, 2019

The time has come to call the public’s attention to reading science and to dispel the misconceived beliefs and practices that are so widespread in our classrooms.

  • Dyslexia
  • Reading Intervention
  • Science of Reading
Dr. Stephanie Stollar
Dr. Stephanie Stollar
Founder of Stephanie Stollar Consulting L.L.C.
and creator of The Reading Science Academy
Increasing Early Literacy Outcomes Through an Assessment Audit
October 10, 2019

If your district has been adding assessments year after year, but you still cannot quickly answer key questions about reading outcomes, it might be time to conduct an assessment audit. Learn more about what an audit is, and how it can benefit your district.

  • Acadience
  • Assessment
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Therese Pickett
Implementation Specialist, Voyager Sopris Learning
It’s Testing Time Again: Help Students Prepare for Benchmark Assessments
October 2, 2019

We have gathered some tried-and-true strategies for preparing for high-stakes assessments that can be easily incorporated into any school setting.

  • Acadience
  • Assessment
  • Literacy
Dr. Carol Tolman
National/International Literacy Consultant
Literacy Symposium 2019: Where Experts and Practitioners Partner for Classroom Success . . . Pajamas & Popcorn Optional
September 19, 2019

Each summer, Drs. Louisa Moats and Carol Tolman invite distinguished national and international speakers to address current topics in the field of education, with a twofold goal: improve educators’ expertise and bridge the gap in research to practice. Here are the 2019 highlights.

  • Literacy Symposium
  • Cortnie Gurren
Summer Learning: For Students Only? Part Two
May 29, 2019

You can’t keep your brain from counting the days until you have to return to work. You are wondering what you will be asked to do upon your return. This leads us to the next steps in our summer essential learning.

  • Professional Development
  • summer
Dr. Lucy Hart Paulson
Author of Good Talking Words
Early Childhood Literacy: Summer Learning Disguised as Fun
May 22, 2019

Summer is coming and it’s time for play. Keep literacy learning a part of each day! Word play is fun and easy to do. Think of the words for the things around you.

  • Early Childhood
  • Literacy
  • summer