Recommended Reading List for Literacy Teachers
09 Jun 2018

Ah, summer … a time to rest, have fun, and go on vacation! But, as teachers, we also need to take advantage of the slower pace to read some professional development books to allow our thinking and practice to grow.

Reading-Writing Connection

A wonderful quote by the best-selling author John Upd...

30 May 2018

Emily Francis, ESL maestra, W.M. Irvin Elementary School, Concord, North Carolina, USA

Para ver esta publicación en inglés, haga clic aquí.

Como primera generación de inmigrantes, un ex aprendiz de inglés (ELL) y como educador hoy día, estoy sorprendido de cómo mis dos mundos están chocando. A...

Filling the Gap for ELL Students
30 May 2018

Emily Francis, ESL teacher, W.M. Irvin Elementary School, Concord, North Carolina, USA

To view this post in Spanish click here.

As a first generation-immigrant, a former English language learner (ELL) and as an educator today, I’m astounded by how my two worlds are colliding. On one side of th...

29 May 2018

With the Google Classroom integration, new teachers using WriteReader can sign up and import classrooms. This makes it faster and easier for teachers to get started using WriteReader. Google Classroom login Students join existing classes automatically by clicking the Google Classroom button. They will see the classes wh...

17 May 2018


Children are naturally curious about the world. They love to dig up worms, build things, and count the stars. Fortunately, there is a movement in education called STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) to focus on those things that they are interested in. Does this mean that literacy teachi...

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