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31 October 2013
Summary of Kenji Hakuta's explaination of the relationship between language and content in students’ learning and how the CCSS supports this relationship.
30 August 2013
Freddy's reading rules: Read more. Mostly silent. Focus on knowledge.
23 August 2013
Whenever a new document comes out, such as Preventing Reading Difficulties in Young Children in 1998, Teaching Children to Read (report of the National Reading Panel) in 2000, and now CCSS, in 2010, my thoughts turn to the first national project in which I was involved—as the director of the staff that worked with the Commission of Reading and produced the report Becoming a Nation of Readers in 1985.
26 November 2013
Reprint of the 1996 edition of Taffy E. Raphael & Elfrieda H. Hiebert's Creating an Integrated Approach to Literacy Instruction.
20 November 2013
Presentation slides for Dr. Hakuta's webinar on November 20, 2013.
19 November 2013
Dr. Duke presents the pitfalls and potentials of the CCSS as it relates to informational texts. She explains the differences between previous and current definitions for key words used in the CCSS.