Teacher leader training scholarships available for 2015-16
Hameray Publishing Group/Yuen Family Foundation will fund two $15,000 teacher leader training scholarships for the 2015-2016 training year. Districts in the U.S. and in Canada are eligible, and candidates must be members of RRCNA. Deadline to submit applications is May 30.
Share your expertise in a conference session
Be a part of the nation’s premier K-6 literacy conference by presenting a session at the 2016 National Reading Recovery & K-6 Literacy Conference. The online Call for Session Proposals in Classroom Literacy, Reading Recovery, Leadership in Literacy, Literacy Coaching, and Children’s Literature strands is open until May 15.
Pre-register for 2016 National Conference and save!
If you have funds available this year and would like to hold your place for the 2016 National Conference at a discounted rate, you may pre-register right now. Read more and download the form before this limited time offer ends.
Expansion grants will help train new teachers
RRCNA associate member companies will make funding available to help train 45 new Reading Recovery teachers. Grants provided by Pioneer Valley Books, Kaeden Books, and SongLake Books will help expand implementation in districts overseen by the 19 university training centers.
30th Anniversary website showcases Reading Recovery success
Visit our new Celebrating Literacy Success website that features 30 years of Reading Recovery in North America. Find photos of people you know in the 30-year timeline, student, school, and educator stories. Submit your own stories and photos to share!
National Literacy in America campaign features Reading Recovery
Reading Recovery is featured in Mediaplanet’s Literacy in America campaign! RRCNA President Janet Behrend writes why “Early Intervention is Critical for Struggling Readers” and how Reading Recovery can help! The campaign insert was distributed in high-impact markets through USA Today and is available electronically on the Literacy in America website.
Online toolkits support comprehensive literacy plan
Professional Learning Toolkits help educators learn together while creating a shared vision and goals for literacy learning. Designed for use with the comprehensive literacy guide, the online toolkits include videos, reference guides, journal articles, web links, audio files, and other resources for teaching staff and administrators.
Comprehensive literacy system planning guide
Easy-to-follow guide connects self-assessment tools with the strengths of Reading Recovery-trained educators to build professional learning communities that support high-quality literacy instruction. The goal is to create, initiate, and sustain a comprehensive literacy system that supports the promise of literacy for every child. Learn more in the Featured Video below.
Reading Recovery Family Forum
Our newest resource lets families share their stories and experiences with other families, school decision makers, and elected officials.
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.
Literacy Lessons extends expert teaching to special populations
Literacy LessonsTM is an intervention designed to reach young children (generally Grades 1-4) in special education or ESL settings who are struggling with beginning reading and writing but are not eligible for Reading Recovery.
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.