Items Tagged with "early literacy development"

Early Literacy Development – Related Webcasts

Solutions to the Dropout Crisis  airs on the second Tuesday of every month at 3:30 p.m. Eastern Time, covering a variety of topics related to dropout prevention efforts. Family Engagement as a Dropout Prevention Strategy. (2015).  Solutions to the Dropout Crisis. Using Social Media to Engage Learners. (2015). Solutions to the Dropout Crisis. Making Sense of Evidence: A… Read more »

Early Literacy Development Resources

Early Literacy Development Resources NDPC/N Materials Family Engagement as a Dropout Prevention Strategy. (2015). Solutions to the Dropout Crisis. Using Social Media to Engage Leaners. (2015). Solutions to the Dropout Crisis. Closing the Gaps Through Afterschool and Summer Programs. (2012). Solutions to the Dropout Crisis. Making Sense of Evidence: A Review of Dropout Prevention Strategies. (2014). Solutions to the… Read more »

Early Literacy Development

Overview The traditional approach to assisting children who are having difficulty learning to read was wait until they were developmentally ready to read (Pinnell, DeFord, & Lyons, 1988). Children with inadequate reading skills were retained or participated in pullout programs (Donley, Baenen, Hundley, 1993). Researchers now believe that it is better to intervene early and… Read more »