Lindsay Ashba

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Helping Struggling Readers

What it takes to learn to read, the achievement gap, and how we can help struggling readers.<p>The reasons why some kids struggle with reading.<p>The …

When Older Students Can't Read

By: Louisa Moats<p>Since 1996, state and federal reading initiatives have focused on the problem of reading failure at kindergarten and the primary …

Visualizing Vocabulary

<b>By:</b> Eileen Simmons <b><br>Publication:</b> The Quarterly, Vol. 24, No. 3 <b><br>Date:</b> Summer 2002<p><b>Summary</b>: Simmons presents a series of creative activities that have …

Heinemann Sample Videos

Heinemann Video<p>Click the play button to begin watching the video.<p>To view the videos fullscreen click the fullscreen button on the player.<p>Get the …

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Vocabulary Paint Chips

4b<p>Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on grades 11-12 reading and content, choosing flexibly …

Bridging Research and Practical Solutions

Community<p>CETE reaches out to communities to build the capacity of schools and organizations through training, planning and evaluation.<p>Education<p>Our …

Doing It Differently: Tips for Teaching Vocabulary

The truth is, and the research shows, students need multiple and various exposures to a word before they fully understand that word and can apply it. …

Why Aren't Teens Reading Like They Used To?

<i>Harry Potter</i> and <i>The Hunger Games</i> haven't been big hits for nothing. Lots of teens and adolescents still read quite a lot.<p>But a roundup of studies, put together by the nonprofit Common Sense Media, shows a clear decline over time. Nearly half of 17-year-olds say they read for pleasure no more than …