From Captain Underpants to The Hunger Games, Books Still Challenged Every Year
Every year hundreds of books are challenged and run the risk of being banned from our libraries. The most-challenged book for two years running? Captain Underpants.
Challenged Books Can Hold Great Insight
The CL/R SIG reviews some of the challenged books of the past year.
We’re Adding a Literacy Minute to Our Days – Are You?
IRA is taking the International Literacy Day 60-for-60 challenge!
Digital Poetry and Reluctant Learners
By using technology in a poetry unit, I could overcome the negative behavior of my students and engage them in the learning process.
by Peter Afflerbach, Annemarie Sullivan Palinscar, Virginia Goatley, and P. David Pearson
June 25, 2014
The National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ) issued its second review of teacher preparation programs June 17. We see little in the 2014 report to change our stance from last year regarding their efforts to assess the quality of teacher education for literacy instruction.