Resources for Literacy Learning
Get the latest research, insights, and thought leadership from Lexia’s literacy experts, and learn more about how we help develop critical literacy skills for a wide variety of educational environments.
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What Emergent Bilinguals Need to Be Successful This Year
As administrators and educators navigate post-pandemic education, it’s essential to consider the specific needs of Emergent Bilingual students. Explore five key strategies and tools to employ in today’s classroom.
The Science of Reading vs. Balanced Literacy
Why are only 35% of students reading proficiently when we know 95% of students can learn to read? Discover the differences between the two most popular approaches to reading today (it’s not just phonics!), and learn how to help every student succeed.
What is the Science of Reading? How the Human Brain Learns to Read
What is the science of reading? More than just phonics, this body of research covers the different skills that make up reading, how the human brain learns to read, and the most effective way to teach reading. Read on to learn more.
Elementary Educators' Frequently Asked Questions at the EdWeek Summit
Supporting struggling readers is top of mind for elementary grade teachers. Read how literacy experts Kimberly Stockton and Alexis Treat responded to their most-urgent questions with advice about boosting learning recovery for all students.
The Science of Reading vs. Balanced Literacy: The History of the Reading Wars
For decades, educators and policymakers have debated the best way to teach students how to read, from phonics to whole language, from balanced literacy to the science of reading. Check out this blog to learn how literacy education evolved to what it is today.
How Do Emergent Bilinguals Learn to Read?: 4 Things We Learned From Meeting With the Experts
In 2022, Lexia hosted a roundtable symposium where literacy and education experts gathered to discuss the question: How do Emergent Bilingual students learn to read? This blog highlights some topics from this exciting event. Learn how to better support and empower Emergent Bilinguals.
The Science of Reading: Your Wordle Secret Weapon
An understanding of the science of reading provides a lifetime of benefits, and Lexia’s Secondary Curriculum Manager John Bennetts has discovered yet another advantage: it helps him solve Wordle puzzles with ease. Read on for some Wordle tips!
3 Back-to-School Tips for Administrators
Heading back to school after summer break? Before you climb out of the hammock, check out these expert tips for teachers and administrators. Each one gives great advice so you'll jump-start the new school year! Grab a pen, a pad, and read them now.
Adolescent Educators' Frequently Asked Questions at the EdWeek Summit
Supporting struggling readers is top of mind for teachers of adolescent learners. Read how literacy experts Kimberly Stockton and Alexis Treat responded to their most-urgent questions with advice about boosting learning recovery for all students.