Education Innovation Briefing on
Capitol Hill

SLI Co-Director Ruth Schoenbach will share RAISE evaluation findings, success stories, and lessons learned about scale-up of teacher professional learning at an Education Innovation Briefing next week … [Read more...]

Strategic Literacy Initiative Awarded
SEED Grant

Exciting news! The U.S. Department of Education has awarded SLI a multi-million dollar grant from their Supporting Effective Educator Development (SEED) program. For more details, see the full press … [Read more...]

Reading Apprenticeship Earns Top Honors in 2015 Social Emotional Learning Guide

WestEd’s Reading Apprenticeship was one of only nine programs in the nation to earn a spot on the “SELect” list in the just-released 2015 CASEL Guide: Effective Social and Emotional Learning … [Read more...]

SLI invited to White House Summit

WestEd, at White House Summit, Commits to Improving Retention and Graduation of STEM Students in California Community Colleges WestEd's work in the area of improving the retention and graduation … [Read more...]

Video Cases for Teacher Learning

In a guest post for WestEd’s Raising the Bar on Instruction website, Mary Stump discusses how Reading Apprenticeship supports Common Core standards by enhancing teacher learning through classroom … [Read more...]

Pasadena City College Models Latino Student Success

PCC’s First Year Pathways program, with its important Reading Apprenticeship connection, selected as a finalist for the national Excelencia awards highlighting what works for Latino student success in … [Read more...]

Inside Higher Ed Feature on Reading Apprenticeship

Columnist Paul Fain takes a look at Reading Apprenticeship in community college settings. What he finds are powerful supporters and a number of options to increase faculty involvement with the Reading … [Read more...]

Kick-off of Reading–Writing Project for Middle School

A Strategic Literacy Initiative project to promote stronger subject area writing starts this summer in three states. Known as Reading Apprenticeship: Writing Connection (RAWC), this federally funded … [Read more...]

RAISE Teacher Leader a PA Teacher of the Year Finalist

Pennsylvania has 130,000 public school teachers across the state. Thirteen were just nominated for Pennsylvania Teacher of the Year. One is Titusville High School social studies teacher and Reading … [Read more...]

Manitoba Literacy Leaders Roll Out Reading Apprenticeship

With a three-year pilot project, Manitoba Education and Advanced Learning prepares to spread Reading Apprenticeship throughout the province. Local literacy leaders have partnered with the Strategic … [Read more...]