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Kids, Books, and Anti-Racism Series: How is literacy a social justice issue?

June 17, 2021 Kass & Cornelius Minor

Check out this Vlog from Cornelius Minor, where he discussing how literacy is a social justice issue.

ProvenTutoring: New Tutoring Coalition Launches Effort to Deliver Services To 4 Million Children in the 2021-22 School Year

May 17, 2021 Center News

In partnership with The Ohio State University, we are proud that LLI is recommended and featured on the National Proven Tutoring website.

Five Tips for Ensuring the Success of Literacy Coaches and Teacher Leaders

May 13, 2021 Cindy Downend, Assistant Director, Literacy Programs

Investing in building the expertise of the teachers in your school is one of the most lasting decisions a leader can make.

Tags: Coaching

Kids, Books, and Anti-Racism Series: The Quest for Joyful and Equitable Literacy Learning Continues with The Minor Collective!

May 5, 2021 Kass & Cornelius Minor

The Minors have designed a few frameworks and strategies to make the work doable and supportive for all people involved in literacy learning

Literacy Collaborative 2021 Virtual Cohort

April 29, 2021 Center News

The 2021 Literacy Collaborative cohort will be held online through a combination of live, interactive sessions and on-demand learning. Participants apply what they learn and receive job-embedded coaching from Lesley University faculty as part of their coursework.

A Tribute to Robert Slavin

April 27, 2021 Center News

On Saturday we unexpectedly lost a giant in the field of research and literacy education, Bob Slavin. We are heartbroken to lose this esteemed colleague and friend.

Tags: Latest News

Upcoming Professional Development

July 18-21, 2022

Kids, Books & Anti-Racism Series: 2022 Summer Literacy Institute

Register for this four-day Summer Literacy Institute, featuring Liz Kleinrock!

8:30-11:30am & 12:30-3:30pm (EST)
On-Campus or Virtual
May 24, 2022

Building a Coherent Approach to Literacy in Your School or District

Learn the importance of building internal capacity within the school by developing coach or teacher leader expertise in literacy teaching and learning through the Literacy Collaborative.

10:00-11:00am (EST)
June 28-29, 2022

Joyful Beginnings in PreK & Kindergarten: Play Based Language & Literacy Learning

In this 2-day training, explore how to create a playful, literacy-rich prekindergarten or kindergarten classroom.

9:00-11:30am & 1:00-3:30pm (EST)
[NEW] On-Campus or Virtual

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