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IMPORTANT Web Resource

Highest quality practices in reading and language arts instruction by offering the very best in free materials. From the IRA, NCTE and Thinkfinity.

CARNEGIE REPORT

Advancing Adolescent Literacy: The Cornerstone of School Reform

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Research concluding that improving literacy instruction for adolescents will address "the appalling [dropout] rate of 3,000 a day." 2010.

Handbooks of Research on Literacy Topics

Research Handbooks are overviews of research topics with great bibliographies - like scholarly literature reviews - valuable sources of information.

PEER-REVIEWED REPORTS from NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR LITERACY

Peer-reviewed reports from the National Institute for Literacy, a federal agency that provides leadership on literacy issues. Check their web site for more excellent resources. 

CoverWhat Content-Area Teachers Should Know About Adolescent Literacy, 2007 download 72 pages

 

 

 

CoverDeveloping Early Literacy, 2009 - synthesis of published literacy research on children from birth to age 5. Download 260 pages

 

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