Articles about literacy


Ten literacy tips for parents and caregivers

Last updated: 05/12/2019

Here are some fantastic literacy tips and inspiring ways parents and carers can be more involved in children’s learning. Turn off the TV and devices and read for half an hour....

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Fill Classes with the Art of Comprehension

Last updated: 04/13/2019

You have about 10 minutes of class time. Is it possible to help students… Perhaps surprisingly, the answer is yes. Even if your students aren’t the most proficient decoders,...

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Reading 5 Books A Day To Your Kid Can Give Them A Huge Advantage, New Study Says

Last updated: 04/09/2019

I think most parents are well aware of the importance of reading to your kids at home. We all know they benefit from the time spent with their parents, the language, the...

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When a laundromat becomes a library

Last updated: 04/08/2019

When a laundromat becomes a library Apr 2, 2019 6:35 PM EDT By — Transcript Audio The first five years of a child’s life are critical for language exposure, but studies suggest...

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Language development in children: 0-8 years

Last updated: 03/18/2019

Language development is a critical part of your child’s overall development. It supports your child’s ability to communicate, and express and understand feelings. It also...

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How to Be Creatively Productive This School Year - Class Tech Tips

Last updated: 03/14/2019

What does it look like to be productive, creatively? Making the most of both digital and analog tools can be a challenge for learners of all ages. Finding your flow, staying on...

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Mega Subramaniam | Movers & Shakers 2019 – Educators

Last updated: 03/11/2019

After an inner-city middle schooler participated in an after-school library program called HackHealth, her mother reported dramatic changes in the family’s grocery shopping....

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Curriculum Connections

Last updated: 03/05/2019

A growing body of research indicates that today's youth are more engaged in global issues and more primed to make a difference. They are interested in how today’s problems are...

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the evidence is scant — EducationHQ Australia

Last updated: 02/25/2019

It's a bust. With lights flashing and sirens blaring, education’s fashion police have brought your lesson to a screeching halt. Your crime? “You are so 20th century, darling!”...

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Children’s Book Creators Join Forces to Provide High Quality Books to Two Worthy Organizations by Lin Oliver

Last updated: 02/13/2019

With over 25,000 members strong, SCBWI, the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators, is the largest professional organization of children’s book writers and...

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