25 Ways Schools Can Promote Literacy And Independent Reading
In the age of the Common Core and its emphasis upon having students take on more challenging text, independent reading and student choice can easily take a back seat to the demands of increased rigor. However, in a balanced literacy program, they remain important.
Article stressing the importance of school wide commitment to encouraging life long reading skills….to allow for choice and enjoyment as well as rigor.
Some great practical suggestions as to how this might look and work in a school.
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