• Now in Print! Phonemic Awareness and Phonics: Knowledge to Practice

    Phonemic Awareness and Phonics are the keys to breaking the code! This book translates the latest reading research into how-to instructional practices and activities. The Literacy How Professional Learning Series is available now on

Teaching and Learning

Chronicles from the Classroom

In the IDA Examiner, Margie Gillis proposes that teachers must be critical thinkers & informed consumers. Read More


UNESCO Conference


Dr. Gillis gave the pre-conference workshop “One Teacher at a Time: Supporting Teachers’ Knowledge of the Science of Reading.”

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What is Structured Literacy?

Structured Literacy is an umbrella term chosen by the International Dyslexia Association …  Read More


Comprehensive Reading Evaluations

Our experienced team offers individual, independent evaluations for struggling readers. 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
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Reading Wheel