Data-Based Decision Making

Content related to literacy instructional/assessment decisions based on data.

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What Makes a Literacy Practice Evidence-Based?

By:  
Deborah K. Reed, Ph.D.

Posted on: June 6, 2017
With what level of confidence can you say a given literacy instructional practice may work to help students in your school or district learn to read? It all depends on the available research and evidence for that practice.

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Successfully Using Small Group Instruction Tip #3

By:  
Jessica Sidler Folsom, Ph.D.
Deborah K. Reed, Ph.D.

Posted on: August 9, 2016
When implementing small group literacy instruction, know your resources and how to pick the best one for each student to enhance his or her learning.