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September 02, 2015

Classroom Assignments Fail to Meet Common-Core's Higher Bar, Study Says

A new report looks at whether individual classroom assignments meet the common-core criteria for literacy and finds that alignment, for the most part, is lacking.

August 25, 2015

As More Students Take ACT, Scores Flatline

The latest results suggest that this year's graduating class may not be much more prepared than last year's class for college or a career.

August 20, 2015

Q: What Are Preservice Teachers Learning About Literacy?

The International Literacy Association finds that state standards and course requirements on literacy instruction vary considerably.

July 29, 2015

Closed Captioning: An 'Undervalued' Method for Reading Improvement?

In a new Education Week commentary piece, public radio reporter Monica Brady-Myerov argues that reading same-language subtitles can boost students' literacy.

July 19, 2015

270,000 Students to Connect Over Books With Global Read-Aloud Project

The project, now five years old, gets students, classrooms, and authors connecting through technology while reading the same books.

July 18, 2015

Improving Reading by Playing With Words: Four Classroom Activities

At the International Literacy Association conference here, renowned reading expert Timothy Rasinski shared some of his favorite ways for developing students' foundational reading skills—many of which involve word play.

July 17, 2015

Educators Await Reading Experts, Authors, and Shaq at Literacy Conference

Starting today, about 6,000 educators, researchers, librarians, and experts are gathering here for three days of literacy professional development.

July 09, 2015

Prior to Common-Core Tests, Some States Raised the Bar for 'Proficiency'

A new study shows that many states have upped their standards for what it means to be labeled proficient, a change that some attribute to the advent of the common-core standards.

June 30, 2015

Close Reading: A Conversation, Not an 'Interrogation'

In this Q&A, the authors of a new book discuss what good close reading looks like in classrooms, and why teachers shouldn't be afraid of it.

June 22, 2015

Nonfiction Reading: Not Just for English Class

Students are expected to read more nonfiction under the common-core standards--but language arts teachers shouldn't be the only ones responsible for it.

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