Background and Training

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Syllabus:
Learning to teach the Foundations of English Literacy

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Background Booklet:

Explains the approach and provides instructions for using the resources on this site.

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A Note on Developmental Optometry (and why all learners with reading challenges should have an eye exam)

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"Learning to Read English" - Introductory slideshow on the steps of learning to read, potential problems, and using phonics to address them

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The Importance of Handwriting: "What's Lost as Handwriting Fades" article by Maria Konnikova, NY Times Science 2014

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"Cursive Writing for Dyslexic Students" article by Leah Urso, from the ETAI Journal

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How We Remember, or Why a Multi-Sensory System WorksStatistics from
Dr. Bella Kotik-Friedgut's research