Tag: reading

Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval has signed the Read by Three Act (SB 391) designed to improve early literacy and student achievement. The law includes...

As eBooks continue to dominate the literary market and tablets take over our nightstands, new research pours in on the superiority of paper books:...

Todd Brekhus, president of myON, extols the benefits of students developing their own personal digital libraries Making literacy more personal to kids, especially to second-language...

Researchers at London’s Institute of Education have found that children who are avid readers reap the rewards well into adulthood. The participants of the...

Kate Kinsella advocates the use of narrow reading units as a portal to word knowledge and literate discourse I provide consultancy and professional...

Stephen Krashen finds an easy way to help close the achievement gap in literacy and clean up clutter at the same time There is overwhelming...

“Becoming literate in how the technical world works is equivalent to reading, writing and maths. We need to look at this fourth literacy as...

U.S. 4th Grade Reading Among Best in World Maybe our schools are better than we are being led to believe! Results of the 2011 PIRLS...

Maybe our schools are better than we are being led to believe! Results of the 2011 PIRLS (Progress in International Reading Literacy Study) show...

Kenneth S. Horowitz finds a parallel between the use of video games and Krashen’s theories of Free Voluntary Reading and Free Voluntary Surfing ESL teachers...