March 19, 2018

The Advocate's Toolbox

Beyond Reading Levels: Choosing Nonfiction for Developing Readers

It’s crucial that librarians engage with teachers in conversations around text complexity and reading levels.

A Common Core Approach: ‘Teaching with Text Sets’

The authors of the Common Core State Standards don’t spell out how text should be taught–that’s been left up to teachers and curriculum developers. A new book offers a framework for developing a content-rich, standards-based curriculum.