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     Dr. Margie Gillis Speaks

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    Anne E. Fowler Fellows

    "Stamford Teacher Learns about Complexities of Reading"

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Teaching and Learning

What We Know
About Handwriting

Learning to form letters by hand improves perception of letters and contributes to better reading and spelling. Read More

Literacy How helps teachers nationwide bridge gaps in the reading achievement.Leading Learning

Beringer, V. (May/June 2012). Strengthening the mind’s eye: The case for continued handwriting instruction in the 21st century. PrincipalRead More

What We Do to Teach Handwriting

Aim to incorporate 15 minutes of handwriting instruction each day. See Written Expression Tips. Read More


Recommended Reading

Graham, S. (2009). Want to improve children’s writing? Don’t neglect their handwriting. READ MORE

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