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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The Science of Reading: A Professional Development Guide
With the current national teacher shortage on top of the post-pandemic pandemonium, it’s hard to find resources for educators that prepare them to teach students to read. We’ve created a full guide about what to look for when seeking professional development programs.
Three Ways to Implement the Science of Reading with Kareem Weaver
Incorporating evidence-based practices can lead to improved literacy and a lower likelihood that students will fall behind in other subjects. But how do we implement the science of reading today? Literacy expert Kareem Weaver offers these three methods to jump-start your classrooms
Best Reading Strategies for Special Education Students
Are you looking for some evidence-based strategies to support students with learning disabilities? 15% of students in the U.S. receive special education services, many of whom have dyslexia. Here are some of the best reading strategies for special education students.
Addressing the Growing Need for Culturally Relevant Teaching
Public school student bodies are becoming more diverse every year, while teacher demographics are largely static. What is culturally relevant teaching, and why is it so important? Here, we’ll answer those questions, and explain how to begin culturally responsive teaching.
What Does it Mean to be at a ‘7th-Grade Lexile Level?’
Lexile® levels have been around for years, but what are they actually measuring? We’re tackling what it means to be at a “7th-grade Lexile level,” and how teachers can use Lexile scores to assess and better support their students.
What is Culturally Responsive Teaching?
Cultural and racial biases affect students and teachers in more ways than you’d think. One of the best ways to combat these biases is through culturally responsive teaching. Click here to learn some of the best practices for becoming a culturally responsive educator.
The Power of Effective Literacy Instruction
So many components have to be put in place to establish effective literacy instruction in the classroom. But what exactly are those components, and how do they come together to help students find reading success? Click here to learn more.
How the Science of Reading Works for English Learners
Bilingual students are becoming more common in U.S. classrooms, and educators should know all the amazing strengths they bring with them. Learn about how the science of reading works for English Learners and how to support them in your classroom.
Tips for Developing a Structured Literacy Curriculum
Now more than ever, teachers need actionable steps to ensure their students are getting the best, most effective instruction possible. In this blog post, Lexia® tackles some of the key components to developing an effective curriculum based on the science of reading.