The Reading League Georgia and Reading is Essential for All People (REAP) is excited to announce a book study on the text Explicit Instruction: Effective and Efficient Teaching by Anita Archer and Charles Hughes. Book Study Dates (all EST): Thursday, Oct. 19th, 7:00-8:00 pm, Chapters 1 & 2 Thursday, Dec. 7th, 7:00-8:00 pm, Chapters 3 & 4 Thursday, Jan. 18th, 7:00-8:00 pm, Chapters 5 & 6 Thursday, March 7th, 7:00-8:00 pm, Chapters 7 & 8 Where: Sessions will be hosted via Zoom. Cost: $10 per participant includes all 4 sessions as well as any shared resources and access to the recordings. Register here.
Join Atlanta Thrive, the Georgia Alliance for Black School Educators (GA-ABSE), and Kareem Weaver for an exclusive screening and Q&A of The Right to Read at Regal Atlantic Station, Atlanta, on September 20, 2023. Wednesday, September 20, 2023 Doors Open at 6 PM, Screening at 6:30 PM Q&A Panel to Immediately Follow After Screening Regal Atlantic Station: 261 19th St NW #1250, Atlanta, GA 30363 (Parking Validated Up to 2 Hours; Up to 100 Registered Guests Taking Public Transportation Will Receive 1 Round Trip MARTA Ticket) Q&A Panelists include Kareem Weaver, Producer of The Right to Read and Co-Founder & Executive [...]
Webinar recording now available! Access the recording here: https://vimeo.com/user50555322/reapintrotostruclit?share=copy. Are you interested in learning about Structured Literacy? Have you heard people mentioning “The Science of Reading” but are unsure of what that means? Join Reading is Essential for All People and The Reading League GA Chapter for an introduction to Structured Literacy. We will discuss: Two influential reading models and key findings from The National Reading Panel Report on evidence-best practices What Structured Literacy is and how it differs from typical literacy instruction Resources to learn more about Structured Literacy Wednesday, August 30th, 7-8PM EST Register here. Zoom Link will be sent [...]
We are pleased to announce that on May 1st, Elizabeth Hogan assumed the role of President of The Reading League Georgia chapter. Elizabeth previously served on the board and is one of the founding members. A huge thank you to our prior President, Nicole Vella, for all her hard work. Nicole will remain on the board and continue supporting the work of the Georgia chapter. Our chapter has accomplished so much over the past two years, and we are proud of the strong network that we continue to build. It’s exciting to think about what the future holds under Elizabeth’s leadership [...]
Registration for The 7th Annual Conference of The Reading League is now OPEN and Early Bird pricing is available until June 1, 2023! Join us in Syracuse, NY, October 2-4, 2023, for a multi-day conference focused solely on the science of reading. This year’s conference will feature 40+ breakout sessions, two groundbreaking keynotes, and 30+ vendors! Register here. Keynote Speakers: Emily Hanford Senior Correspondent & Producer for American Public Media Kareem Weaver Co-Founder and Executive Director of FULCRUM The 7th Annual Conference of The Reading League When: October 2-4, 2023 Pre-Conference Registration: October 2, 2023 Where: The Oncenter, Syracuse, NY Early [...]
Please join us for an online screening of the film The Truth About Reading on Wednesday, March 22nd, at 6 p.m., with film creator and producer John Corcoran. Dr. Ryan Lee-James, Chief Academic Officer of the Atlanta Speech School and Director of the Rollins Center, will moderate a live-streamed panel discussion immediately following the film. This free event will be broadcast one night only, live from the Rich Theater in Atlanta. Register here for this live-streaming event*: https://learn.coxcampus.org/truth-about-reading/ *Login link will be provided to registered viewers by email on the 22nd (open to Georgia residents only). This film screening and panel [...]
Webinar Series — March 29th, Building Students’ Word Knowledge: How to Teach Essential Words with Dr. Elizabeth Stevens
Webinar recording and post-webinar materials now available! View the recording here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YoHXBGR_pxI. Find slides and additional resources here: https://ga.dyslexiaida.org/event/spotlight2023march29/. The International Dyslexia Association Georgia and The Reading League Georgia have partnered to bring you the 2023 Spotlight on Structured Literacy Webinar Series. The live webinars are FREE and OPEN to all. Certificates of Attendance will be available for those registrants who complete a post-webinar knowledge check/survey form after each event. The form must be completed by the deadline. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/building-students-word-knowledge-how-to-teach-essential-words-4-sl-tickets-525991894917 Attendees of the March 29th webinar will learn the importance of providing vocabulary instruction across content areas (i.e., English language [...]
The Reading League GA is excited to bring you a unique opportunity to advance the awareness of evidence-aligned reading instruction. In celebration of National Reading Month, The Right to Read will be available to all audiences for free online! Beginning on National Read Across America Day—March 2, The Right to Read will be available to view for one week through March 9, 2023. Gather your friends, family, and colleagues to watch The Right to Read, which tells the story of an NAACP activist and public school teacher, and two American families who fight to provide our youngest generation with the [...]
Webinar recording now available! Access the recording here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kO4lRU9LPvc. To learn more about The Writing Revolution and The Hochman Method, access the brochure here: TWR-Brochure-Fall 2023.
Webinar recording now available! Access the recording here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s1LHkGXfRdw. The International Dyslexia Association Georgia and The Reading League Georgia have partnered to bring you the 2023 Spotlight on Structured Literacy Webinar Series. The webinars are FREE and OPEN to all. Certificates of Attendance will be available for those registrants who complete a post-webinar knowledge check/survey form after each event. Wednesday, February 8, 2023 Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-science-of-reading-comprehension-2-spotlight-on-structured-literacy-tickets-519197743427 The Science of Reading Comprehension The Science of Reading (SOR) has had a significant influence on the public’s knowledge about current reading practices and the changes required to institutionalize change in implementing the SOR in [...]