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Early Literacy | Edmonton Public Library

Early Literacy | Edmonton Public Library | Dyslexia and Early Literacy Success for All Students | Scoop.it
RT @GreatStuffLindy: @aliettedb Wonderful! Also, check out @EPLdotCA's online early literacy resources: http://t.co/shYycKeQb2
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10 Best Things to Happen in the Dyslexia Community in 2014

10 Best Things to Happen in the Dyslexia Community in 2014 | Dyslexia and Early Literacy Success for All Students | Scoop.it
It has been another exciting year in the dyslexia community. 2014 saw a lot of changes, progress, and passion. Find out which events made the Top 10 list.
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Advocacy for One Child Becomes Advocacy for All Children

Advocacy for One Child Becomes Advocacy for All Children | Dyslexia and Early Literacy Success for All Students | Scoop.it
At the Science of Dyslexia hearing, Kristin Kane shared her story of how advocating for her own child became advocating for all children.
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We need many voices

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Remarkable Research: Reading and the Brain - Binghamton Homepage

Remarkable Research: Reading and the Brain - Binghamton Homepage | Dyslexia and Early Literacy Success for All Students | Scoop.it
In part 2 of Remarkable Research, we look at how research at Binghamton University is using brain science to solve reading problems.
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To Help Language Skills of Children, a Study Finds, Text Their Parents With Tips

To Help Language Skills of Children, a Study Finds, Text Their Parents With Tips | Dyslexia and Early Literacy Success for All Students | Scoop.it
Preschoolers performed better on literacy tests when their parents received text messages with tips on how to help them, a study in San Francisco found.
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Statewide initiative encouraging early childhood literacy

Statewide initiative encouraging early childhood literacy | Dyslexia and Early Literacy Success for All Students | Scoop.it
TOPEKA — Roughly 5,000 copies of the children’s book, “Is Everyone Ready for Fun?” have been distributed throughout Kansas and are waiting to be read to Kansas preschoolers during this year’s Kansa...
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How dyslexia center would help Erie kids: Michael Plazony - GoErie.com

How dyslexia center would help Erie kids: Michael Plazony - GoErie.com | Dyslexia and Early Literacy Success for All Students | Scoop.it
October is Dyslexia Awareness Month. Why should we care?
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Evaluating Md. kindergartners has become a one-on-one mission

Evaluating Md. kindergartners has become a one-on-one mission | Dyslexia and Early Literacy Success for All Students | Scoop.it
An expanded readiness test includes one-on-one assessments during an hour-long exam.
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What are we testing for and what do we do with the results?

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Moving “Beyond the Word Gap”

Moving “Beyond the Word Gap” | Dyslexia and Early Literacy Success for All Students | Scoop.it
Zero to Three, the Washington, D.C., nonprofit, has launched a promising, new web portal called “Beyond the Word Gap.” It’s a collection of multimedia resources and tools that help support the deve...
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Sharing Timely Resources and Student Successes for National Dyslexia Awareness Month

Sharing Timely Resources and Student Successes for National Dyslexia Awareness Month | Dyslexia and Early Literacy Success for All Students | Scoop.it
Bookshare serves many members who have a severe reading disability, like dyslexia, that makes it difficult to comprehend what they read in standard print. Persons with dyslexia cannot easily recogn...
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Webinar: The Who, What, When and Why of Reading Instruction - Learning Ally

Webinar: The Who, What, When and Why of Reading Instruction - Learning Ally | Dyslexia and Early Literacy Success for All Students | Scoop.it
In this free, one-hour webinar for parents and teachers of children with dyslexia, Educational Therapist Diana Kennedy shares insights into the areas of reading that can break down for children. She also covers warning signs and red flags to look for, assessments that reveal what is happening with a given child, and the major reading programs that address each type of breakdown.
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Full Committee Hearing - The Science of Dyslexia | Committee on Science - U.S. House of Representatives

Full Committee Hearing - The Science of Dyslexia | Committee on Science - U.S. House of Representatives | Dyslexia and Early Literacy Success for All Students | Scoop.it
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Students with Dyslexia deserve our time to listen.

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Dyslexia in the General Education Classroom

Dyslexia in the General Education Classroom | Dyslexia and Early Literacy Success for All Students | Scoop.it
In order to accommodate students with dyslexia, general education teachers must understand what the condition is and what alternate means work best for accessing information.
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Adventures in Literacy Land: High Frequency Words vs. Sight Words with Jen from An Adventure in Literacy

Adventures in Literacy Land: High Frequency Words vs. Sight Words with Jen from An Adventure in Literacy | Dyslexia and Early Literacy Success for All Students | Scoop.it
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Lots of great ideas here!

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September was Core Vocabulary Month at TextProject

September was Core Vocabulary Month at TextProject | Dyslexia and Early Literacy Success for All Students | Scoop.it
Success in the digital age depends on comprehending complex text. Within any complex text, the majority of words come from a very small group of words in the written English language.
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3 Tech Tools That Boost Early Literacy -- THE Journal

3 Tech Tools That Boost Early Literacy -- THE Journal | Dyslexia and Early Literacy Success for All Students | Scoop.it
These forward-thinking districts are using software and mobile devices to help close the achievement gap before it's too late.
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School Districts Addressing the Achievement Gap

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Early Childhood Literacy Forum

Early Childhood Literacy Forum | Dyslexia and Early Literacy Success for All Students | Scoop.it
"Closing the Achievement Gap,” is a partnership between The Kettering Foundation and The Links, Incorporated to explore the issue of childhood literacy in the AA community.
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Parent should assess child's reading level - Post-Bulletin

Parent should assess child's reading level - Post-Bulletin | Dyslexia and Early Literacy Success for All Students | Scoop.it
My son who is in second grade is struggling with reading. What can I do to help him? -- Need Some Help
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Simple and fun alphabet review in preschool

Simple and fun alphabet review in preschool | Dyslexia and Early Literacy Success for All Students | Scoop.it
Exploring leaves outside and extending the fun inside with our Alphabet Tree letter review!
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I love this!  Learning should be fun.

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When Reading Problems Come to a Head - The Reading Network

When Reading Problems Come to a Head - The Reading Network | Dyslexia and Early Literacy Success for All Students | Scoop.it
Transition from Gr. 3 to 4 can be challenging for kids with reading problems as the rest of the class moves from "learning to read" to "reading to learn".
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WNC students work on Read to Achieve goals

WNC students work on Read to Achieve goals | Dyslexia and Early Literacy Success for All Students | Scoop.it
Roughly one in 10 third-graders failed to show they were at grade level in reading
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Are we will missing the mark?  How about k-2 progress monitoring?

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Webinar: The Who, What, When and Why of Reading Instruction - Learning Ally

Webinar: The Who, What, When and Why of Reading Instruction - Learning Ally | Dyslexia and Early Literacy Success for All Students | Scoop.it
In this free, one-hour webinar for parents and teachers of children with dyslexia, Educational Therapist Diana Kennedy shares insights into the areas of reading that can break down for children. She also covers warning signs and red flags to look for, assessments that reveal what is happening with a given child, and the major reading programs that address each type of breakdown.
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One-fourth of city’s middle school students are older than their classmates, report says

One-fourth of city’s middle school students are older than their classmates, report says | Dyslexia and Early Literacy Success for All Students | Scoop.it
Nearly a quarter of the city’s middle-school students — or more than 50,000 pupils — are at least one year […]
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