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Watch Live: The Annual Jeanne S. Chall Lecture

On Thursday, September 20, HGSE hosted the annual Jeanne S. Chall Lecture and Reception, named for late HGSE Professor Jeanne Chall, a leading expert in reading research and instruction

University of Maryland Professor Peter Afflerbach, whose research focuses on reading assessment, reading comprehension strategies, and the verbal reporting methodology,  presented "Teaching Readers, Not Reading: Addressing Students’ Individual Differences," an exploration of the myriad individual differences that operate both in children’s reading development and in their acts of reading.

His lecture was followed by the presentation of the Jeanne S. Chall Doctoral Student Award to Shireen Al-Adeimi, Ed.M.’16, Ed.D.’18.

Watch the event below.


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