A brief history of TextProject and why all our resources are FREE.
TextProject founder Elfrieda (Freddy) Hiebert's examination of assumptions in the Common Core State Standards regarding kindergarten instruction and the history of kindergarten text difficulty. Click to view the blog post at the Washington Post website in the Washington Post blog, The Answer Sheet.
Reading Today Online highlights TextProject's Teacher Development Series.
Freddy talks about the staircase of Text Complexity in Reading Today (online edition).
A review of The Common Core's Staircase of Text Complexity: Getting the Size of the First Step Right (Hiebert, 2011).
Take a look at TextProject resources through the eyes of a pre-service instructor.