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Progress Monitoring

Dr. Roland Good explains why “the child is always right” when it comes to assessments.

Close & Credits

Close and credits of Empowering Parents, a PBS special hosted by Al Roker.

Tale of Two Schools: Patience

At the end of the school year, Ms. Todd has discovered a new confidence in teaching reading; nevertheless, she decides to leave Bearden Elementary.

Introduction: Empowering Parents

Al Roker hosts Empowering Parents, which investigates how to help families identify early signs of reading problems and offers ideas to get children the help and support they need.

New Teacher in Town

First-year teacher Ms. Todd starts the school year at Bearden Elementary.