The cognitive psychologist's new book "is meant to leave the teacher with a useful cartoon model of what's happening in the mind when a skilled reader reads."
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May 24, 2017
May 04, 2017
A research effort examines how teachers can use children's literature to teach math.
January 24, 2017
A new set of grantees will explore professional development, training, and curricular materials in STEM subjects for early-childhood teachers.
January 04, 2017
Most states don't have STEM standards for the youngest students, according to a new report.
May 04, 2016
As part of a larger equity-focused agenda announced by Mayor Bill de Blasio and Chancellor Carmen Fariña last fall, New York City public schools are working on a 10-year deadline to get all students reading proficiently by the end of 2nd grade.
April 22, 2016
The White House is celebrating federal, state and local initiatives intended to help young children learn more about science, technology, engineering, and math.
April 13, 2016
Less than two years after it started a leading-edge readiness assessment for kindergarten students, Maryland backs off, saying it takes too much time away from instruction.
February 05, 2016
Through the District of Columbia's new "Books From Birth" literacy initiative, children under 5 years old will be eligible to have a free book sent to their houses every month.
December 28, 2015
The academic gaps related to dyslexia can show up in verbal deficiencies years before children traditionally are expected to read.
October 29, 2015
Improving reading comprehension is not about giving students good "strategies," it's about increasing their knowledge base about the world, a panel of experts argued.