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- SponsorThis content is provided by our sponsor. It is not written by and does not necessarily reflect the views of Education Week's editorial staff.Learn research-based practices for assessment and instruction that will help older students overcome reading difficulties.Reading & Literacy As Book Bans Escalate, Here's What You Need to KnowCatch up on numbers and findings from new reports on the growing push to ban books in schools and libraries.Reading & Literacy Q&A Banned-Book Author: If a Book Isn't in the School Library, 'It Might as Well Not Exist'Ashley Hope Pérez, an author and a former high school English teacher, explains her concerns with the current wave of school book bans.Reading & Literacy Q&A How to Build Better Small-Group Reading InstructionReading expert Matthew Burns answers questions about how to rev up classroom reading groups.Reading & Literacy Book Ban Efforts Surging in 2022, Library Association SaysThis year's numbers for challenges to books already approach last year's totals, which were the highest in decades.Reading & Literacy Listen: A Principal Reflects on Shifting to the 'Science of Reading'Why is changing instructional practice so hard? 3 takeaways from EdWeek's Twitter Spaces discussion with a school leader.Reading & Literacy Letter to the Editor Use Letters to the Editor During Writing InstructionLetters to the editor provide an outlet for students' emotions, writes Walt Gardner in this letter to the editor.SponsorThis content is provided by our sponsor. It is not written by and does not necessarily reflect the views of Education Week's editorial staff.Looking forward to a post-pandemic world, digital books open up new learning opportunities for districts looking to further leverage the investments they made to accommodate remote learning.Reading & Literacy Can a TV Show Really Help Kids Develop Reading Skills? What a New Study SaysNew research shows that the PBS show "Molly of Denali" builds students' ability to read and use informational text.Reading & Literacy Webinar A Roadmap to Multisensory Early Literacy Instruction: Accelerate Growth for All StudentsHow can you develop key literacy skills with a diverse range of learners? Explore best practices and tips to meet the needs of all students.SponsorThis content is provided by our sponsor. It is not written by and does not necessarily reflect the views of Education Week's editorial staff.For nearly a century, the iconic Scripps National Spelling Bee has inspired a love of learning in students across the country and around the worldReading & Literacy Quiz Quiz Yourself: How Much Do You Know About Literacy?Answer 7 questions about literacy.