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.
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August 25, 2015
August 20, 2015
The International Literacy Association finds that state standards and course requirements on literacy instruction vary considerably.
August 19, 2015
Techniques that enable a humanities teacher from High tech High to persist and succeed at running can be applied to enable students to read effectively.
August 05, 2015
But the link between "oral narrative" skills and early literacy was not seen in Latino, Asian, or white children, the study found.
August 05, 2015
High school teacher Lindsay Young uses art to teach her class of English-learners how to analyze content, rather than have them try to learn how to read and analyze text at the same time.
August 04, 2015
Fed up with what they see as policies from state and national lawmakers that bog teachers down, a group of districts in Ohio have formed a network to push for greater local control.
July 29, 2015
In a new Education Week commentary piece, public radio reporter Monica Brady-Myerov argues that reading same-language subtitles can boost students' literacy.
July 20, 2015
Having students do one- to two-minute writing prompts throughout the day can help build writing fluency and confidenceand is also an easy way to differentiate instruction, a K-6 literacy coach told ILA conference attendees.
July 19, 2015
The project, now five years old, gets students, classrooms, and authors connecting through technology while reading the same books.
July 18, 2015
At the International Literacy Association conference here, renowned reading expert Timothy Rasinski shared some of his favorite ways for developing students' foundational reading skillsmany of which involve word play.