For Principals

  • October Is LD Awareness Month
    This month, teach one person one new thing about learning disabilities
  • Snapshot of a Literacy-Rich Classroom
    Creating spaces where all students are immersed in literacy activities
  • Portraits of Struggling Readers
    Meet four children who are learning to become strong, confident readers
  • Teaching Reading 101
    Try our free, self-paced online course
  •  A Chance to Read
    An inside look at reading challenges facing kids with disabilities
  • Engaged Parents
    When parents are involved with school, achievement improves
  •  A Tale of Two Schools
    The intimate story of a tumultuous year at two vulnerable schools
  •  On Track for Reading Success
    The role of assessment in growing strong readers

Raising reading achievement at your school

"What you focus on is what will grow." — Joan Freck, School principal, Fairfax County Public Schools, Virginia

The Building Blocks of Reading

In Baltimore, a pre-kindergarten program called Children's Literacy Initiative helps at-risk children meet the school's high expectations.

National Association of Elementary School Principals

Our Literacy Blogs

Dr. Joanne Meier
Dr. Joanne Meier
February 14, 2014
Maria Salvadore
Maria Salvadore
September 23, 2015
Start with a Book: Read. Talk. Explore.

Video About Teaching Reading

Webcasts About Reading
Meet the Experts
Launching Young Readers
"The man who does not read good books is no better than the man who can't." — Mark Twain