Are you a literacy coach in your school? Get ideas and strategies to help your teachers improve their work in literacy instruction with Karen Tankersley’s book, Coaching the Threads of Reading: Helping Teachers Build Reading Success.
In this book learn how literacy coaches can provide focused support and help their peers support the development of reading proficiency in the classroom. Learn the elements of K-12 reading instruction from primary grades through high school. Get a birds eye view of effective literacy instruction at primary, middle school and high school levels. Identify the skills and instructional strategies that are needed to promote effective literacy development. Learn how coaches can help teachers clarify and instruction to promote reading performance. Help teachers become self-confident and successful reading instructors. Includes observational surveys that coaches can use to identify teacher strengths and areas where professional development can be provided.