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Reading Apprenticeship Online: Building a Foundation for Engaged Learning

Help students develop the literacy competencies, subject-area knowledge, and the learner dispositions they need to succeed.

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Linda Freidrich

Equity and Student Literacy Outcomes: Q&A with Linda Friedrich

Reading Apprenticeship moves the balance of talk and meaning-making from teacher to student, shifting who speaks in the classroom and who produces knowledge.

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Actionable Principles of Formative Assessment

In this book excerpt, authors Heidi Andrade and WestEd's Margaret Heritage discuss the three key principles for effective implementation of formative assessment.

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Teacher Learning in the Digital Age: STEM Resource

Leverage technology to support teacher learning in STEM education.

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Ruth Schoenbach and Cynthia Greenleaf

Our New Book: Leading for Literacy — A Reading Apprenticeship Approach

Introducing Leading for Literacy: A Reading Apprenticeship Approach, companion to the best-selling Reading for Understanding.

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R&D Alert® Newsletter: Download Latest Edition!

How can teachers provide better support for English learners who may have learning disabilities? Read this and other articles.

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Cover for Reading for Understanding: How Reading Apprenticeship Improves Disciplinary Learning in Secondary and College Classrooms, 2nd Edition

Leading for Literacy — A Reading Apprenticeship Approach: New Resource

Receive concrete guidance for improving student reading across secondary schools and colleges.

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Students CAN Meet Demanding Literacy Standards in the Disciplines

Learn about the process and outcomes of a five-year literacy effort that shows students can meet the new standards.

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New Exams, Second Year: Pressure Is on for Students

Second year of official testing brings pressures for student improvement.

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WestEd Top Ten Bestsellers

Top 10 Best Sellers: English Learners, Literacy, Science

Check out the latest top 10 WestEd best sellers — all focused on education topics to help learners succeed.

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