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  1. Literacy for Leaders: What Every Educator Really Ought to Know about How Kids Learn to Read

    are being nurtured? how do we test students' literacy skills? These topics will be addressed in ... a philanthropist, or an opinion-shaper, should know a few basic things about literacy development and instruction: what should one look for in literacy and English language arts curricula? what knowledge and skills ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2015-07-31 19:34

  2. Topics in Educational Psychology

    For those interested in learning in school settings, an understanding of educational psychology, including theories of how students learn and what motivates students to learn, is fundamental. This course offers a broad introduction to psychological theory ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2015-07-31 19:34

  3. Schools and the Law: Selected Topics

    This six-week module introduces some of the most significant legal issues that arise in public elementary and secondary schools and their implications for school leaders. The course will explore evolving legal standards on a variety of issues, including s ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2015-07-29 15:17

  4. On-Demand Usable Knowledge Webinar: Learning to Talk by Talking

    and Literacy Skills When it comes to helping children develop robust language skills, talking is ... experts on language and literacy, provides perspective on the developmental approach to learning language ... at HGSE. An expert on language and literacy development, Snow’s work focuses on how oral language ...

    erubin - 2015-07-13 15:33

  5. Literacy Coaching

    In this course, participants will learn what it means to be a literacy coach-- an onsite, ongoing ... support and strengthen teachers' literacy instruction. Research and theory addressed in the course ... What does literacy coaching look like across grade levels and coaching models? How does research ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2015-07-31 19:34

  6. Adolescent Literacy: Students, Teachers, Classrooms, Schools, and Districts

    'Adolescent literacy' refers to the complex of skills and abilities that students are ... and now just need to use their reading skills to learn content. While issues of literacy and content ... class: 1. What is the normal course of students' literacy development after grade 4, and what ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2015-07-31 19:34

  7. Making Literacy Matter in Content Curriculum

    taking responsibility for literacy instruction. Recently, the Common Core's mandate for integrating ... purposes in mind, they will examine their definitions of literacy and what it means to be literate in ... teachers of all subjects- as well as curriculum developers, reading specialists, literacy coaches, and ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2015-07-31 19:34

  8. Literacy Assessment and Intervention Practicum

    strategies. This course addresses the issues around literacy learning for typically developing and struggling ... an elementary school-aged child, will learn how to administer and interpret a battery of literacy ... Permission of instructor required. Enrollment is limited to 12. Ed.M. students in the Language and Literacy ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2015-07-31 19:34

  9. Introduction to Literacy Coaching

    This module provides participants with an overview of the literature on literacy coaching across ... teachers' literacy instruction. Research and theory addressed in the module will focus on the intersection ... participants will address the module's overarching questions: What does literacy coaching look like across ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2015-07-31 19:34

  10. Connecting Literacy Assessment with Instructional Improvement: Response to Intervention in Practice

    literacy development in elementary schools, all too often data are collected and scores are recorded ... implement a comprehensive literacy assessment approach that includes action steps to link assessment results ... (including instructional practices) for literacy improvement. Open to all students with an interest in ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2015-07-31 19:34