• Notable

    Talking Shapes Study

    Can an app help PreK & K students learn to read, spell, and write? 
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    New Vision for Early Ed

    The Class of 2028 gets a leg up. Read More

Teaching and Learning

What We Know
About Writing

Teaching writing has a positive impact on reading fluency and reading comprehension.  Read More


What We Do To
Teach Writing

Students need daily instruction and practice to master the many subprocesses of writing. Read More


Frequently Asked Questions

How important is handwriting instruction? Click on Written Expression to Read More


books_iconRecommended Reading

Tyre, P.  (October 2012). The writing revolution. The Atlantic, 96-101.

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Comprehensive Literacy Instruction

The Literacy How Reading Wheel depicts the essential components of comprehensive literacy. Empower your practice with Literacy How-To! Link what we know about learning to read (research) to what we do in the classroom. Explore the NEW
Literacy How
Reading Wheel