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...]

Faculty Interviews Highlight Reading Apprenticeship in Community College

Faculty at Pasadena City College and Renton Technical College describe Reading Apprenticeship-inspired transformations in their own practice and on their campuses. Featured in WestEd’s recent R&D … [Read more...]

AAC&U blogs Pasadena City College + Reading Apprenticeship

Why not democratize excellence in post-secondary education? When people think of colleges that provide a liberal education, the Ivy League and other elite institutions may leap to mind. But the … [Read more...]

Remarks Tie Reading Apprenticeship to Common Core

"Personally, I wasn't sure the results would be this dramatic,” said Titusville High School teacher Sara Jones about the school’s new Reading Apprenticeship program. “It has benefitted everybody—the … [Read more...]

Text-Based Argumentation Work Presented to National Academy of Science Board

SLI and partner researchers on the federally funded Project READI are invited to recently presented their insights about the key role of text-based argumentation in promoting science learning and … [Read more...]

SLI Grant to Improve Middle School Writing

Over the next three years, the Strategic Literacy Initiative will develop and roll out an innovative 60-hour professional development program—Reading Apprenticeship: Writing Connections—to help middle … [Read more...]

Backward Planning Leads Rural District to Reading Apprenticeship

Administrators of the small Otto-Eldred School District in rural Pennsylvania wanted more for their high school graduates. So superintendent Matt Splain and high school principal Harley Ramsey met … [Read more...]