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Defining Moment

Science of Reading: A Defining Moment

"The science of reading has culminated in a preponderance of evidence to inform how proficient reading and writing develop; why some have difficulty; and how we can most effectively assess and teach and, therefore, improve student outcomes through prevention of and intervention for reading difficulties.
Although the scientific evidence base for effective reading has existed for decades, the term “the science of reading” has gained traction in the last few years, potentially leading to misunderstandings. 
The Science of Reading: Defining Guide provides a firm definition of what the science of reading is, what it is not, and how all stakeholders can understand its potential to transform reading instruction." (Jasmine Hall, 2022, Administrator and Moderator Facebook Group: Reading Science in Schools).

introductory pd

Introductory Professional Development

national reviews

National Reviews

at a loss for words

At a Loss for Words

Overview

Overview of the Science of Reading | Jan Hasbrouck

ending the reading wars

Ending the Reading Wars

reading is rocket science

Reading is Rocket Science

rethinking guided reading

Rethinking Guided Reading