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.

  • Let Your Light Shine in our New 'Member Spotlight'

    Want to spotlight a colleague’s accomplishment or announce your own? In the ongoing effort to better serve our subscribers, Reading Today recently started a “Member Spotlight” section with the spotlight on—you guessed it—our members.
  • Response to NCTQ's 2014 Teacher Education Report

    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.

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