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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ESSER Funds: Invest in Programs Based on the Science of Reading
In 2021, the ARP ESSER fund was enacted, providing $122.7 billion in federal funding for schools. These funds must be spent on evidence-based interventions by September 30, 2024. Here are some of the most important factors to look for when choosing a literacy program.
What is the Definition of Fluency in Reading?
There are many components that go into developing students’ reading fluency, as if teaching reading wasn’t complex enough. This Lexia® blog post breaks down the essential aspects of fluency and gives you some evidence-based tips for helping your students develop their fluency skills.
The 3 Principles of Structured Literacy Instruction
As we’re coming out of the pandemic, many teachers are feeling the pressure to accelerate student learning. The key to ensuring all students have the opportunity to find success in reading is providing them with evidence-based instruction. That’s where Structured Literacy comes in.
How Can Teachers Help Students with Dyslexia?
Research shows that one in five students have a learning disability, with dyslexia being the most common. How can teachers help students with dyslexia find reading success? Here, we offer the best tips for supporting these students using the science of reading.
What is the Best Reading Program for Dyslexia?
Dyslexia is one of the most common reading disabilities in students, which is why educators should prioritize the implementation of high-quality reading programs that support all students. Here, we’ve compiled a list of the essential elements to look for in a high-quality reading program.
What is the Science Behind Teaching Reading?
Learning how to read isn’t intuitive like speaking is, it takes a lot of time and practice to master. Teachers should have a full understanding of the science of reading, so here’s an overview of the best ways to teach students how to read.
Six Strategies to Help Struggling Readers Succeed
Following the COVID-19 pandemic, now more than ever teachers are feeling the pressure to close the learning gap and accelerate reading. Here are some evidence-based tips on how to support students on their journey toward literacy.
Quiz Yourself: Is my tutoring program sustainable?
What are the benchmarks of research-based high-dosage tutoring, and how do I know if my tutoring program is sustainable? This proven tutoring methodology can be applied to literacy to successfully move students to grade-level learning through Lexia’s adaptive blended learning model. Use this quiz to incorporate the hallmarks of high-dosage tutoring into your teaching practice.
Four Emerging Trends in Educational Technology in 2023
Staying on top of the emerging trends in educational technology can help students and teachers alike find success in the classroom. Here’s our prediction for the top 4 edtech advancements for 2023, and how each one can drive student engagement and reduce teacher burnout.