Remote Learning

Schools and Families As Partners in Remote Literacy Learning

Remote literacy learning is a collaboration among schools, families, and students.

Remote Literacy Learning: Creative Ways to Engage Students

Create a positive learning environment for students during remote learning with these ideas for creating a safe space and community.

Teacher in Class

This toolkit helps schools support children’s literacy growth in remote or blended learning environments.

Class Reading

This toolkit helps parents and educators learn about dyslexia and how to support the literacy development of students with dyslexia.

Understanding Dyslexia:What are the Effects of Dyslexia

Signs of typical reading development and possible indicators of risk for dyslexia.

Four Questions to Ask After Universal Screening

Screening for dyslexia risk should be part of a decision-making framework that answers four fundamental questions.

White Paper Cover Page

This paper aims to provide an overview and some insight into what is known about screening for dyslexia.

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Resource Repository

Recommended websites, downloads, and videos from reliable sources.

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Improving Literacy Briefs

Research summaries and infographics written by our experts.

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State of Dyslexia

Dyslexia legislation in the United States of America.

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Our experts answer your literacy-related questions.

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Implementation Toolkits

Practical help for implementing recommended literacy practices.

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Literacy Skill Checklist

Personalized resources aligned with literacy skills for beginning readers.

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Learning Literacy Glossary

Key literacy terms with definitions.

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Doing What Works

View this video about a reading program that engages students in science inquiry projects. Students are motivated to read in order to develop their questions, seek answers, and learn new information.

Topic: Comprehension

Texas Center for Learning Disabilities

These web pages contain sample reading intervention lesson plans from our partners and lesson plans based on the interventions used in Texas Center for Learning Disabilities 2006‰ÛÒ2017 research for struggling readers in grades 1‰ÛÒ5 and grades 6‰ÛÒ8.

Topic: General Literacy

Doing What Works

Christine Carriere, who served on the IES Panel that developed the Improving Reading Comprehension in Kindergarten Through 3rd Grade Practice Guide, describes how she uses read-alouds for her science and math lessons and encourages her first- and second-grade students to have interactive discussions. For more about her lessons see Science and Math Read-Aloud Lesson Plans.

Topic: Comprehension

Print Awareness

Definition

The understanding that what is read is linked to the words on the page, rather than to the pictures.