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: Schools as Partners

Remote literacy learning includes a mixture of literacy learning experiences that are teacher-led, family-led, and student-led. It is a collaboration among schools, families, and students. Schools play an important role in providing families and students support.

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This toolkit helps schools and families join efforts to support children’s literacy growth in remote or blended learning environments.

Understanding Dyslexia: Myth vs. Facts

Breaking down the truth about Dyslexia.

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

Understanding Screening: Sample Representativeness

Sample representativeness is an important piece to consider when evaluating the quality of a screening assessment. If you are trying to determine whether or not the screening tool accurately measures children’s skills, you want to ensure that the sample that is used to validate the tool is representative of your population of interest.

Understanding Screening: Classification Accuracy

Classification accuracy is a key characteristic of screening tools. A goal in classification accuracy is to correctly identify issues that result in a later problem and situations in which the scores identify issues that do not result in a later problem.

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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 a resource packet illustrating activities and materials used by Pocomoke Middle School staff to teach vocabulary in the content areas, including examples from social studies, math, science, and art classrooms.

Topic: Vocabulary

Doing What Works

Watch Principal Bobbie Lamond explain her role in the school's evolution of RtI.

Topic: General Literacy

Doing What Works

Use this tool to plan a staff development meeting to review the universal screening recommendation and learn about the purpose of a universal screening system.

Topic: General Literacy, Professional Development, Screening

Dyslexia

Definition

A brain-based learning disability that specifically impairs a person's ability to read.