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Publications:
Literacy’s Role in Revolution and Independence: Where have we been, where are we going?

Focus will be on an examination of primers and texts used in literacy instruction prior to the American Revolution, and implications for transforming cultures.

Article: Print

$US10.00

Article: Electronic

$US5.00
Finding American Ideals in Early Primers

Controversial topics, such as dual language instruction, nonsense syllables, central government’s role in local education, and the textbook publishing industry have always existed. Early textbooks provide insight into these issues.

Article: Print

$US10.00

Article: Electronic

$US5.00
Using Shared Communities and E-gadgets as a Way to Encourage Literacy Skills: Applying e-Learning

Thiw presentation includes examples of using wikis and media software with struggling readers and writers.

Article: Print

$US10.00

Article: Electronic

$US5.00
Preparing Teachers and Students in New Literacies: Closing the Digital Gap

Preparing students to read in a digital world requires more than simply acquiring devices for all. For teachers and students, a major paradigm shift is needed.

Article: Print

$US10.00

Published online: October 12, 2015

$US5.00
Using Case Study Research Methods to Inform Instruction for English Learners

This study consists of case study data collected and followed by conclusions drawn about the English Learner population with emphasis on effective strategies for instruction.

Article: Print

$US10.00

Published online: February 26, 2017

$US5.00
Early Literacy Texts: What Can They Tell Us?

This article explores the content of early American reading textbooks from 1825 to 1847. This is then used to provide insight into today's literacy practices.

Article: Print

$US10.00

Published online: March 28, 2017

$US5.00