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10 Reasons Why Teaching Literacy is Like Riding a Bike
  • eBook
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  • LETRS
  • Literacy
  • Professional Development
10 Reasons Why Teaching Literacy is Like Riding a Bike

Like learning to ride a bicycle, effective reading instruction requires essential skills and a solid foundation to propel teachers and students along the literacy journey.

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Do Your Teachers Need Their Reading Endorsed?
  • Video
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  • LETRS
  • Professional Development
Do Your Teachers Need Their Reading Endorsed?

Students need teachers who know how to teach the foundational skills of reading. Designed to be the cornerstone of a multiyear, systemic literacy improvement initiative, educators in Newcastle, Wyoming are using LETRS® (Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling) as their comprehensive professional development course for instructors of language and literacy. Hear their story and learn why LETRS is the only literacy professional development course backed by more than 30 years of evidence-based scientific research.

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K–3 Literacy-Success Levels Soar in Ohio District After Educators Turn to LETRS
  • Case Study
  • Success Story
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  • LETRS
  • Professional Development
K–3 Literacy-Success Levels Soar in Ohio District After Educators Turn to LETRS

When Niles City Schools (NCS) educators saw K–3 literacy scores for the 2015–2016 school year graded as “D” on the State of Ohio report card, district leaders considered it a catalyst for change.

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Literacy Levels Soar at Louisiana Elementary Schools
  • Case Study
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  • LETRS
  • Literacy
  • Professional Development
Literacy Levels Soar at Louisiana Elementary Schools

In a district-wide effort to boost teachers’ foundational reading instructional skills, administrators at Rapides Parish launched a concerted effort to find a solution.

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I Am More Staff Meeting Kit
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  • I Am More
  • Literacy
  • Reading Intervention
I Am More Staff Meeting Kit

Build a positive school culture. Access our free staff meeting kit.

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Improving Literacy Skills and Test Scores at Urban School in Rochester, NY
  • Case Study
  • Success Story
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  • language live
  • Reading Intervention
Improving Literacy Skills and Test Scores at Urban School in Rochester, NY

LANGUAGE! Live is designed for students like the sixth graders at Dr. Louis A. Cerulli School No. 34—those who had never experienced reading success—with the goal of improving their decoding, spelling, grammar, comprehension, vocabulary, and writing skills. Although most struggling students are eager to learn, they are often uncomfortable when asked to read aloud or sound out words in learning groups. 

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Math Success in Farmington Schools
  • Video
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  • Math
Math Success in Farmington Schools

Students and teachers experience success implementing TransMath at Farmington Schools.

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Closing the Reading Gap at Gilmer County Charter Schools
  • Case Study
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  • Literacy
Closing the Reading Gap at Gilmer County Charter Schools

The REWARDS program helps students in Gilmer County Georgia Charter Schools move beyond the confines of poverty and low achievement.

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Writing skills, confidence, and state assessment scores rise for students of all abilities in California K–8 elementary school
  • Case Study
  • Success Story
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  • Step Up to Writing
Writing skills, confidence, and state assessment scores rise for students of all abilities in California K–8 elementary school

To meet the needs of all their students—including at-risk students, English Language Learners (ELLs), and gifted and talented students—school administrators wanted to find a research-based solution that had a track record of transforming students' writing skills and that could be easily implemented at every level of instruction.

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