The U.S. Postal Service is working with WeAreTeachers to introduce The USPS Pen Pal Project, a free educational program for students in grades 3-5 during the 2021-2022 school year.
On-demand writing is called “on demand” because of when it is done and how it is done. “On demand” is not the product itself.
Education researchers have begun to refine the concept of how content reading and writing differs from disciplinary literacy.
Bullitt County's Stacy Crawford Bewley shares what she uses to help her students focus on writing, particularly on grammar and mechanics.
The Kentucky Text Set Project is intensive training designed to help teachers begin creating challenging, grade-level specific texts sets over a variety of engaging literacy and literary topics.
The ability to summarize informational text in a clear, concise manner does not come easily to all students. This high-level skill is particularly daunting for students who struggle with reading, oral language and attention.
KDE's Teresa Rogers explains how teachers can craft their feedback to help students improve, rather than shutting down.
The Strategic Education Research Partnership offers free tools for educators to help them teach word recognition, fluency and vocabulary in today’s classrooms.
The Kentucky Department of Education has launched its Summer Boost: Reading and Mathematics Program, along with a series of Summer Support webpages, in partnership with The Children’s Reading Foundation, Scholastic and the Summer Food Service Program.
Hardin County's Jennifer Wilcox shares her tips for how she keeps reading instruction focused during small group rotations.