Thought I would share as it made me smile :)
Sunday, August 26, 2012
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Friday, August 17, 2012
Wednesday, August 15, 2012
I received these today and they are well worth a read...HOT OFF THE PRESS!
Motivating boys to read: inquiry, modeling, and choice matter, by Douglas Fisher and Nancy Frey.
Article in the Journal of Adolescent and Adult Literacy, 55 (7), 2012, p. 587-596.
Examines what curricular and instructional practices in English lessons motivate secondary school boys to read. Looks at the effect of inquiry, modelling, and choice on reading habits and achievement.
Response to intervention for reading difficulties in the primary grades: some answers and lingering questions, by Carolyn A. Denton.
Article in the Journal of Learning Disabilities, 45 (3), 2012, p. 232-243.
Describes the research base related to response to intervention frameworks in primary school reading. Reviews research on the implementation of multi-tiered reading interventions, and the determination of intervention responsiveness. Identifies areas in need of research.
Saturday, August 11, 2012
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Friday, August 3, 2012
"Raising Successful Kids"
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The Circle of Courage
Training and Development Trust NZ
Hi all...PD for you to check out...Manager Approved!
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