• 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

Inside a Reading Intervention

Step inside two CT classrooms as Margie Gillis discusses effective reading instruction in this video. Read More


4-Processing versus 3-Cueing Systems

Good readers decode. Accurately read words are then associated with meaning and placed in context. Read More

What is Structured Literacy™?

Learn more about Structured Literacy™ in this brief by the IDA …  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