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Nationally renowned literacy and Reading Recovery conference for PreK-8 educators.
Support readers and writers to make literacy progress in 12–18 weeks.
Out expertise, tailor-made for you. We offer customized workshops, trainings, and institutes for your school or district. Contact us to start a conversation!
Over 30 Years of Academic Excellence in Literacy Learning
The Center for Reading Recovery & Literacy Collaborative at Lesley University has been engaged in thirty years of innovative, research-based, system-wide educational improvement efforts. We are focused on a single mission—to ensure that every child has the opportunity to live a literate life.
Under the leadership of our founder Irene Fountas, we have been working with educators in school systems to improve children’s literacy.
Whether we are teaching in person or from a distance, the following are suggestions that will allow you to partake in genuine meaningful conversations about books and learn more about your students as readers.
When it comes to nonfiction read alouds, there’s no rule that says you have to read every single word!