Reading & Literacy
Education news, analysis, and opinion about literacy, reading and writing instruction.
- Reading & Literacy Spotlight Spotlight on Blended Learning With A Literacy FocusIn this Spotlight, discover the successes of blended learning and more.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.This report reviews critical research about the many ways independent reading benefits literacy development and the key qualities of an e...Reading & Literacy Opinion Science of Reading Advocates Have a Messaging ProblemInvoking science isn’t all it takes to be credible, especially on a debate as charged as literacy education, writes Claude Goldenberg.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.As the access and equity divide in reading continues to grow, it is critical that we provide students with an antidote for online learning burnout. Our current circumstances have had an impact on students’ learningReading & Literacy Struggling Readers Score Lower on Foundational Skills, Analysis of National Test FindsThe results paint a more detailed picture of students who are designated below basic on the National Assessment of Educational Progress.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.From breaking down barriers to equity to moving beyond skills-based instruction, this informative guide showcases the words and ideas of ...Reading & Literacy Opinion How a Bathroom Log Helped One Middle School Understand Its Literacy IssuesReading isn’t just a set of skills. Sometimes we need to explore other avenues to help us assist students to become better readers.In the white paper, Literacy PD: 10 Reasons Why It’s Essential, renowned literacy expert and author of LETRS® (Language Essentials for Te...Join Reading Plus chief research officer Janine Walker Caffrey and community manager La'Keisha Ciprian for a lively discussion about reading achievement and social-emotional learning(SEL). The presenters will talk about the relationship between reading proficiency andReading & Literacy Most States Fail to Measure Teachers' Knowledge of the 'Science of Reading,' Report SaysThe majority of states don’t evaluate whether prospective teachers know how to teach reading effectively, a new analysis finds.Reading & Literacy Opinion The Coming Literacy Crisis: There’s No Going Back to School as We Knew ItMany schools failed to properly teach reading long before the pandemic, write Comer Yates, Renée Boynton-Jarrett, and Maryanne Wolf.With the variety of student experiences from the past year, how do educators address the unfinished learning taking place? This webinar will identify potential gaps in learning opportunities within K-12 English Language Arts (ELA) andWithout a doubt, the average classroom looks more different now than ever before. With schools and districts across the nation engaging in a mix of remote, hybrid, and in-person learning, getting books into the hands of students can be difficult.So what does it take to get to achieve over 90% of students reading at or above grade level? Read our top 5 tips to find out!