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March 15, 2011

Text Complexity: How They're Tackling it in New York City

Teachers in New York City learn new ways of gauging a text's complexity, and ways to teach discipline-specific reading strategies.

March 14, 2011

Ed. Dept. Invites Applicants for $189 Million in Literacy Aid

The announcement comes as most federal aid for literacy at the Education Department was wiped out as part of a stopgap spending measure.

March 10, 2011

Text Complexity and Other Not-So-Simple Things

The common standards' emphasis on students' skill with complex texts and disciplinary literacy pushes teachers to rethink how they should do their jobs.

March 09, 2011

Obama Mum on Literacy Despite Big Cuts in Federal Aid

Even as federal aid for several literacy programs has been wiped away, President Obama seems more focused on math and science education.

March 09, 2011

Shared Curriculum, 3rd Grade Reading and Formative Tests

A call for shared curriculum generates debate.

March 07, 2011

No Funeral Yet for Federal 'Striving Readers' Program

A plan introduced by Senate Democrats would restore $200 million for the federal Striving Readers Comprehensive Literacy program.

March 02, 2011

Federal Literacy Aid Slashed as Part of Budget Deal

The spending plan would prevent a government shutdown, but also eliminate federal funding for Striving Readers, Even Start, and Reading Is Fundamental, among other education programs.

March 01, 2011

Ed. Sec. to Literacy Funders: Help 'Our Babies' Catch Up

Education Secretary Arne Duncan urges literacy campaign funders to help drive administration policy on early learning, chronic absenteeism, summer learning loss, and other issues that detract from building good reading skills.

February 28, 2011

Finding Funding for Reading Instruction

A new report outlines federal funding sources for literacy programs aimed at children birth through 8.

February 18, 2011

Friday Reading Roundup

Recent EdWeek posts on a variety of curriculum-related topics.

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