Posted on July 23, 2014
Reading Apprenticeship gains increased state-level attention in Indiana.
Posted on July 16, 2014
Cynthia Greenleaf is an invited presenter at NSTA’s virtual conference for elementary educators, “Connecting Literacy and Science with NGSS and Common Core.” August 6, 2014.
Posted on June 24, 2014
Presentation to the National Academy of Sciences by SLI’s Cynthia Greenleaf and Will Brown featured in free download.
It’s the second week of school. Rob Cushman’s biology students have done a little reading and talking about scientific inquiry. They have sampled different genres of science text. They have tried out a couple of partner Think Alouds. Rob has introduced a metacognitive bookmark and metacognitive reading logs. To students, this Reading Apprenticeship stuff is WEIRD. “Mr. Cushman, How do we know this is working?” [Read more...]
Reading Apprenticeship has been a key element in the New Haven (CA) school district’s successful $29.3 million Race to the Top proposal—both in winning the grant and in meeting the district’s goals for students. Lisa Metzinger, who directs the district RTTT grant, cites the central role of Reading Apprenticeship PD in preparing New Haven secondary students for the Common Core, college, and careers. [Read more...]