Deepening the Reading Comprehension Experience
Join Dorsey Hammond as he explores five critical factors that impact reading comprehension: prior knowledge/preconceptions, interest, intention, focus, and reflection. New webcast includes examples of student and teacher discussions that lead to deep comprehension, and a variety of instructional frameworks.
Free webcast and other resources answer Common Core questions
Reading Recovery can play a vital role in ensuring that students are able to meet the goals of the Common Core State Standards. A free 20-minute webcast, an in-depth article from the spring issue of The Journal of Reading Recovery, and an RRCNA report provide valuable information for teachers and administrators.
Linda Dorn explores how to create strategic learners
Discover how children develop decision-making efficiency during meaningful and authentic learning experiences in "Teaching for Tomorrow: Creating Strategic Learners Through Challenging Work." This new webcast with Linda Dorn includes downloadable slides and video transcripts.
i3 funds available to train teachers
Funds for Reading Recovery professional development are available to qualified teachers who apply to a certified Reading Recovery teacher training program through their sponsoring building or district. Across the U.S., 19 university partners are coordinating the training in more than 30 states.
Reading Recovery is "proven program" that works, network says
The Promising Practices Network (PPN) says Reading Recovery is proven to have positive effects on student outcomes. PPN is a group of individuals and organizations dedicated to providing information about high-quality, evidence-based programs that improve the lives of children, families, and communities.
DVD module focuses on assessing oral language
This leader-directed professional learning module will help participants administer, score, and use the results of a child's recorded language behaviors. The module features videos of full administrations of the Record of Oral Language, plus additional examples, student records, practice worksheets, and more.
Learn with free effective practices resources
Both literacy specialists and classroom teachers will find timely information and practical examples of effective practices in literacy instruction.
Visit ReadingRecoveryWorks.org —
The website for decision makers
This dedicated website features brochures, fact sheets, case studies, administrator and lesson videos, and other important information decision makers need to learn more about how Reading Recovery works.