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The Davis Simpson Endowment and Texas Woman's University Department of Literacy and Learning present the 2021 Visiting Literacy Research Scholar Symposium. Gholnecsar (Gholdy) Muhammad, PhD, Georgia State University - author of Cultivating Genius: An Equity Model for Culturally and Historically Responsive Education - will speak at 10 a.m. on Friday, June 25, 2021.
A journey begins with one step. For Saumi Liyanage, that initial step was more like a huge leap.
Some of TWU’s homegrown summer camps moved online in the face of the coronavirus pandemic, with faculty, staff, students and departments pulling together to make the camps a success. One of those was Digital Days sponsored by Literacy & Learning.
The 54th Annual Rose F. Spicola Forum in Reading has been cancelled for 2020.
Citing the growing number of Latino English learners and the lack of evidence-based educational opportunities they are provided, evaluators with the American Institutes of Research (AIR) teamed with the Texas Woman’s University Reading Recovery program for a randomized controlled study of Descubriendo la Lectura (DLL), a literacy program for bilingual first-graders who are having difficulty learning to read and write in their native Spanish.
This fall, Texas Woman’s University launches a new graduate certificate in biliteracy, the only one of its kind in the state. Educators can earn the certificate with the option of applying the credits toward a master’s degree in reading education.
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