Lead for Literacy Framework

A guide for improving teacher implementation of evidence-based literacy practices within an effective, schoolwide multi-tiered system of support.

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Literacy Leadership Briefs

Research briefs, infographics, and guides with essential information that can be applied to your school or district.

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This guide presents nine recommendations, related to systems implementation, assessment, and instruction and intervention, to address pandemic recovery and student learning loss in beginning reading.

Videos & Webinars

Webinars and videos about evidence-based literacy practices that support school & district leaders.

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In this Explore the Elements video, we discuss the importance of administrators maintaining a constant presence in all reading instruction settings and tools they can use to collect data on the delivery of this instruction.

Resource Repository

Recommended websites, downloads, and videos from reliable sources.

Learning Forward

This guide offers information and tools for creating professional learning plans.

Professional Development and Job-Embedded Collaborative Learning
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This module contains information and activities on high quality professional learning approaches that prepare evaluators, educators, and district leaders for implementing evaluation systems.

Professional Development and Job-Embedded Collaborative Learning

People with dyslexia, blindness, cerebral palsy, and other reading barriers can customize their experience to suit their learning style and find virtually any book they need for school, work, or the joy of reading.

News & Events

Lead for Literacy
01/20/2021 - 11:24am
Learn about our recent work with the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP).
11/23/2020 - 3:10pm

Read this Leading Lessons article written by Lead for Literacy staff for the National Association for Elementary School Principals’ (NAESP) Principal magazine.

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03/16/2020 - 10:49am
We've gathered some resources and activities to share with families in your schools and districts.

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The Lead for Literacy Center is a partnership among literacy experts, education leaders, university researchers, and technical assistance providers, with funding from the United States Department of Education.

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