Dale Webster, Ph.D., Chief Academic Officer, CORE, Inc.
The Importance of Spelling Instruction
Across the country, elementary classrooms still aren’t consistently scheduling time to provide spelling instruction. The Reading Expert dives into the benefits of explicit spelling instruction and shares what that looks like in the practice.
Dean Ballard, Director of Mathematics, CORE, Inc. and Lauri Susi, Educational Consultant, CORE, Inc.
The Importance of Student Engagement in Learning Mathematics
Unfortunately, far too many math lessons are delivered ineffectively through a lecture-style approach that lacks high levels of student engagement, even while much research has found that student engagement is strongly correlated with student achievement. This month, the Marvelous Mathematician shares six recommended approaches and some helpful resources to foster greater student engagement in math.
Our Top Resource Recommendations for Remote Math & ELA Instruction
Over the past several weeks many schools have begun formal distance learning plans with their students. Resources abound and it’s not always clear to what extent these align with evidence-based practices. We wanted to share a few resources with you that we trust.
Help your team deepen their understanding of the science of reading and instructional skills based on it. This facilitated online course includes Assessing Reading: Multiple Measures and the Teaching Reading Sourcebook. Grad credit available. Next course starts September 17.