November 30, 2017

Get the scoop on Renaissance assessment and practice solutions

Renaissance Flow 360®. Renaissance Star 360®. Renaissance Accelerated Reader 360®. Each solution helps bring literacy and math to life, while putting academic skills mastery within reach of every student—regardless of their current skill levels, unique academic challenges, or learning pace. […]
November 16, 2017

A new level of achievement: The Seal of Biliteracy

By Carol Johnson, PhD, National Education Officer The Seal of Biliteracy Caps and gowns, pomp and circumstance, faculty and family buzzing about students’ incredible achievements. Graduation ceremonies never fail to inspire. While some students graduate with honors, a testament to […]
November 9, 2017

RTI Tier 2 intervention: Finding the ground truth

By Jan Bryan, EdD, VP, National Education Officer & Tonya Newsom, Curriculum Coordinator, Livingston Parish Public Schools. Livingston, Louisiana Successful Tier 2 intervention As mentioned in a previous post, multi-tier systems of support work. Now, let’s explore how they work. […]
November 2, 2017
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Rising to literacy challenges with effective universal screening

By Denise Gibbs, EdD Almost two-thirds of students perform below proficiency in reading in public schools across the country (National Assessment of Educational Progress, 2015). Literacy outcomes are even more dismal in large city schools, with three-fourths of all students […]