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knowledge of, or competency in nonverbal methods of sharing information such as reading and writing, using computers and locating information resources


  • Adventist Resource
    Building Literacy Through Home/School Partnerships Kindergarten
    Home/school collaboration is a concept that the Education Department of Union College is eager for its students to experience and embrace. The author describes some of the projects that the senior elementary education students are involved in. She also suggests...

  • CLiCk, Speak Grade 1-Lifelong
    "CLiCk, Speak is an open source, freely available extension for the Firefox web browser" featuring a mouse driven interface that reads web pages for sighted users who want text-to-speech functionality - for FREE.

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    Discerning Shapes, Reading Words Like Faces - The Current Science of Literacy and its Implications for Low-Income Countries Kindergarten-Grade 8
    "Despite much donor investment in low-income countries, student populations may fail to learn even the first steps of literacy. To some extent this may be due to teaching materials and methods that were developed for high-income students who get more...

  • Don Johnston Instruction & Intervention Solutions Grade 1-Grade 12
    Don Johnston empowers educators with supplemental instruction and intervention solutions to help struggling learners build core literacy skills. Explore new teaching strategies and the latest brain-based research while enhancing students' academic performance...

  • Dyslexia - The Gift Tertiary-Lifelong
    Website which is loosely based on the book, "The Gift of Dyslexia" by Ron Davis. There are lots of resources and forums in which to explore dyslexia. Davis' premise is that dyslexia is only found in very talented individuals, and once they are taught...

  • Adventist Resource
    Effective Early Reading Instruction - Aligning Standards, Curriculum, and Assessment for Special Education Kindergarten-Grade 4
    “The primary purposes of this article are to provide background knowledge about language and reading development; describe new assessment tools; share practical guidance for developing early reading standards to reduce reading problems; and suggest ways...

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    Exploring the 'Last Frontier' Preschool-Grade 8
    Schander describes how the human brain is often referred to as "the last frontier" and describes differences between the "reading brain" and brain activity in those with reading impairments.

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    Helping College Students Who Read Poorly Tertiary-Lifelong
    This article discusses issues in remedial reading for college students. College teachers need to be flexible, firm, and analytical when dealing with students who have reading problems, at the same time providing an atmosphere where learning can take place....

  • Adventist Resource
    How to Start a Literacy Program Grade 9-Lifelong
    Learn how to start a literacy program. This document (linked in 2 formats) includes suggestions and tips from many world regions, and lists of resources and literacy organization contact information.

  • Ideas and Activities for Developing Phonological Awareness Skills Preschool-Grade 2
    This handbook (pdf) from the Virginia Department of Education is full of ideas for needs assessments, strategies, and resources for helping young learners develop phonological awareness.

  • Information Skills Rubric Grade 6-Grade 12
    An example of a rubric which can be used to evaluate students in research and information literacy.

  • Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy Kindergarten-Lifelong
    One of 5 excellent journals from the International Reading Association. Other titles include: The Reading Teacher, Reading Research Quarterly, Lectura y vida (in Spanish), and Reading Online (at www.readingonline.org). The journal can be subscribed to and...

  • Christian Resource
    Literacy and Evangelism International Grade 9-Lifelong
    "Opening the eyes of the world through literacy ministry... Literacy & Evangelism International (LEI) is a missionary fellowship desiring to see the Church in every nation effectively reaching the illiterate, bringing them the Living Word, Jesus Christ,...

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    Literacy Programs as an Empowering Agent for Women - A Case Study from Papua New Guinea Lifelong
    "Basic literacy is recognised as the means for equipping citizens of a country. In PNG (Papua New Guinea), literacy for women empowers them socially, politically and economically...there are numerous agencies offering literacy courses...It is discovered...

  • Recorded Books Preschool-Lifelong
    Recorded Books offers a variety of products specially developed in response to educators' needs, including slower-speed recordings, high-low titles, audio-print packs, and core collections, as well as a wide selection of the highest quality audiobooks available...

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    Student Success: How to Help Your Child - A Primer for Parents Kindergarten-Grade 12
    What can parents do to help their children succeed? Ed Christian provides a practical discussion of how teachers and parents can work together to help students be successful. Special emphasis is given to the role of the parents, however. Christian suggests...

  • The National Center for Family Literacy Kindergarten-Lifelong
    A megasite for links in wholistic literacy programs. The National Center for Family Literacy (NCFL) is a non-profit organization supporting family literacy services for families across the United States through programming, training, research, advocacy and...

  • World Education - Girls' and Women's Literacy Grade 9-Lifelong
    "For girls and women living in poverty, education is not only the key to a brighter future it is also a key to survival. Using education as a primary strategy, the Girls' & Women's Education Initiative aims to harness the potential of girls and women...